Speculations: The Reality Club

Edited by: John Brockman, read in 1990

150 Good quote: "The artist is not a special kind of person; rather, each person is a special kind of artist." Ananda Coomaraswamy as quoted by Morris Berman
173 "I always wanted to be somebody. Now I realize I should have been more specific" Lily Tomlin as quoted by Dan Ogilvie
217 Capacity of human attention - attention is a commodity
222 Attention as a precious resource
224 Origin of social institutions [sounds questionable]

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