Daniel C. Dennett Quotes

Top 14 wise famous quotes and sayings by Daniel C. Dennett

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Daniel C. Dennett quotes: It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail. It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: The more you have invested in your religion, the more you will be motivated to protect that investment. Stark The more you have invested in your religion, the more you will be motivated to protect that investment. Stark
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: What you can imagine depends on what you know. What you can imagine depends on what you know.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: A good library has all the good books. A great library has all the books. A good library has all the good books. A great library has all the books.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: Religions exist primarily for people to achieve together what they cannot achieve alone. - David Sloan Wilson, Darwin's Cathedral Religions exist primarily for people to achieve together what they cannot achieve alone. - David Sloan Wilson, Darwin's Cathedral
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: I didn't plan to become an atheist. I didn't even want to become an atheist. It's just that I had no choice. If I'm being honest with myself. I didn't plan to become an atheist. I didn't even want to become an atheist. It's just that I had no choice. If I'm being honest with myself.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: One cannot learn all about what it's like to run a marathon by interviewing only those who drop out - but one can learn something. One cannot learn all about what it's like to run a marathon by interviewing only those who drop out - but one can learn something.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: Ancestor worship must be an appealing idea to those who are about to become ancestors. - Steven Pinker, How the Mind Works Ancestor worship must be an appealing idea to those who are about to become ancestors. - Steven Pinker, How the Mind Works
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: The mind is the effect, not the cause. The mind is the effect, not the cause.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: One of the surprising discoveries of modern psychology is how easy it is to be ignorant of your own ignorance. One of the surprising discoveries of modern psychology is how easy it is to be ignorant of your own ignorance.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: Words are memes that can be pronounced. Words are memes that can be pronounced.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: prosaic, pedestrian example, but everything prosaic, pedestrian example, but everything
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: That's a rhetorical question, and trying to answer rhetorical questions instead of being cowed by them is a good habit to cultivate. That's a rhetorical question, and trying to answer rhetorical questions instead of being cowed by them is a good habit to cultivate.
Daniel C. Dennett quotes: You can't change your beliefs as an act of will, in the way you can decide to improve your skills with chainsaw or keyboard. You can't change your beliefs as an act of will, in the way you can decide to improve your skills with chainsaw or keyboard.