"A concept is a brick. It can be used to build a courthouse of reason. Or it can be thrown through the window."
— Deleuze (via inthenoosphere)
"Human beings, viewed as behaving systems, are quite simple. The apparent complexity of our behavior over time is largely a reflection of the complexity of the environment in which we find ourselves."
— Herbert A. Simon (via inthenoosphere)
In a space - empty
Fresh breath escapes
"So I jot down these sentences. I listen to them. I see them making signs to each other, and thanks to them I begin to understand needs, memories, fantasies which are within me. This is the beginning of the poem."
— Yves Bonnefoy, from “The Art of Poetry No. 69,” Paris Review (Summer 1994, No. 131)
"Dynamics freed at last from the shackles of order and predictability … Systems liberated to randomly explore their every dynamical possibility … Exciting variety, richness of choice, a cornucopia of opportunity."
— Joseph Ford on what chaos means (via inthenoosphere)