„Television is by nature the dominator drug par excellence. Control of content, uniformity of content, repeatability of content make it inevitably a tool of coersion, brainwashing, and manipulation.“

Varianta: Television is by nature the dominator drug par excellence. Control of content, uniformity of content, repeatability of content make it inevitably a tool of coersion, brainwashing, and manipulation.
Zdroj: Food of the Gods: The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge

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Terence McKenna1
1946 - 2000

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„What ideas are convenient to express inevitably becomes the important content of a culture.“

—  Neil Postman American writer and academic 1931 - 2003

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„Contentment is natural wealth; luxury, artificial poverty.“

—  Socrates classical Greek Athenian philosopher -470 - -399 př. n. l.

As reported by Charles Simmons in A Laconic Manual and Brief Remarker, containing over a thousand subjects alphabetically and systematically arranged (North Wrentham, Mass. 1852), p. 103 http://books.google.de/books?id=YOAyAQAAMAAJ&pg=PA103&dq=socrates. However, the original source of this statement is unknown.

Cf. Joseph Addison in The Spectator No. 574 Friday, July 30, 1714, p. 655 http://books.google.de/books?id=K1cdAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA655&dq=socrates: In short, content is equivalent to wealth, and luxury to poverty; or, to give the thought a more agreeable turn, "content is natural wealth," says Socrates: to which I shall add, "luxury is artificial poverty.".
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„Policy-making, decision-taking, and control: These are the three functions of management that have intellectual content.“

—  Anthony Stafford Beer British theorist, consultant, and professor 1926 - 2002

Zdroj: Management Science (1968), Chapter 1, Processes and Policies, p. 10.

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„Happiness comes out of contentment, and contentment always comes out of service.“

—  Harbhajan Singh Yogi Indian-American Sikh Yogi 1929 - 2004

As quoted in Treasury of Spiritual Wisdom : A Collection of 10, 000 Powerful Quotations (2003) by Andy Zubko, p. 71

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„Art is the sanctification of the nature, of that nature found in everyone who is content to live.“

—  Maurice Denis French painter 1870 - 1943

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„I exhaust myself terribly to content the world, and never manage to content myself.“

—  Eugène Boudin French painter 1824 - 1898

Quote of Boudin's note, c. 1890; as cited in G. Jean-Aubry & Robert Schmit, Eugène Boudin, Greenwich: New York Graphic Society, 1968, p. 115
1880s - 1890s

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„Physics has in the main contented itself with studying the abridged edition of the book of nature.“

—  Arthur Stanley Eddington British astrophysicist 1882 - 1944

"A Generalization of Weyl's Theory of the Electromagnetic and Gravitational Fields" in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A99 (1921), p. 108

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„Nature is inside art as its content, not outside as its model.“

—  Northrop Frye Canadian literary critic and literary theorist 1912 - 1991

Fables of Identity (1963)
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„There was content, but no container.“

—  Simon Blackburn British academic philosopher 1944

Zdroj: Think (1999), Chapter Four, The Self, p. 135

Anne Frank foto

„I wonder if anyone can ever succeed in making their children content.“

—  Anne Frank victim of the Holocaust and author of a diary 1929 - 1945

Zdroj: The Diary of a Young Girl

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„True realism, materialist realism lies in the search for the expression of forms faithful to their content. But there is no content detached from human interest.“

—  Asger Jorn Danish artist 1914 - 1973

As quoted in Aftermath France, 1945-54: New Images of Man: An Exhibition (1982), p. 107
1959 - 1973, Various sources

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„Contentment is the only real wealth“

—  Alfred Nobel Swedish chemist, innovator, and armaments manufacturer 1833 - 1896

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„The form of my painting is the content.“

—  Ellsworth Kelly American painter, sculptor, and printmaker 1923 - 2015

as quoted in "Abstract Art", Anna Moszynska, Thames and Hudson 1990, p. 173
1969 - 1980

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