Jacque Fresco Quotes

Jacque Fresco Quotes: There is no such thing as beauty. If your culture says, 'This is a beautiful girl,' that's within the framework of your culture. If you're brought up in an island where people have pointed heads, that would be 'beautiful' in your terms. All these mythological structures is what gets us into trouble; the artificiality of our values that get us into trouble.
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Jacque Fresco Quote: You can either have one guy lifting a billion pounds by himself, and it takes many years of planning and preparation - or you can have a billion people, each lifting one pound, and it takes a mere moment. This is the power of unity.
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Quotes about Jacque Fresco: As we begin to plan for a new human society, we need to foster common values about clean air, water, and other elements of self-sustenance. These, along with a complete inventory of Earth's resources, will form the basis for a holistic approach to cybernated decision-making.
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Quote about Jacque Fresco: We don't want to hurt anybody, kill anybody, build any prisons, or build police. We want to make it unnecessary for people to steal - so they'll have access to medical care, health care, decent housing, all people, all over the world. As long as you don't share your resources, you are going to have trouble
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Jacque Fresco Sayings: The difference between a serial killer and a saint is environment. That's a very hard thing to accept because that raises a lot of questions
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Jacque Fresco Saying: As man reaches out toward the twenty-first century, he will learn to be suspicious of all ideas that are not formulated so that they can be tested by observation. He will realize that the history of human thought shows that the ideas of which we are surest are the ones we most need to test. He will realize that his common sense only mirrors his training and experience. What seems natural and right to him is usually a reflection of the conditions under which he spent his first decade of life.
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Sayings about Jacque Fresco: Our customs, behaviors, and values are byproducts of our culture.
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Saying about Jacque Fresco: The majority of the people of the world today are unsane, not insane, unsane meaning having been exposed to methods of evaluation that have long rendered obsolete, our language in the future will change to a saner language where we have no argument in it, 'can there be such a language?' there is, when engineers talk to each other, it's not subject to interpretation, they use math, they use descriptive systems, if I interpreted what another engineer said in the way I think he meant it: you couldn't build bridges, dams, power transmission lines. The language has to have meaning
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Jacque Fresco Quotes: There's no such thing as designing the perfect utopian city. Everything is subject to change. There are no final frontiers.
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Jacque Fresco Quote: I didn't want to teach my kid how to read, so I used to read to him at night and close the book at the most interesting part. He said,
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Quotes about Jacque Fresco: The original intent of laws was to get the masses of people to accept the limitations superimposed upon them as being the result of their own misbehavior.
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Quote about Jacque Fresco: People will continue to search for answers to universal and perplexing problems. But to find meaningful answers, one must first know what questions to ask.
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Jacque Fresco Sayings: And you can't find
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Jacque Fresco Saying: Self-centeredness will bring on the destruction of our world. National pride separates people. All people need the same thing. When you really get down to it, you'll find that all people need good food, clean water, clean air, and a decent environment, meaning education as to how to relate to one another and to avoid conflict, how to accept the differences where different people draw different conclusions.
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Sayings about Jacque Fresco: Very few people can communicate with one another. The only language that's not subject to interpretation is mathematics, chemistry, basic science, engineering principles, and applied agriculture. But other than that, many systems today are subject to interpretation.
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Saying about Jacque Fresco: We can work out anything if we put our mind to it, study it, do hard work instead of finding simple answers
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Jacque Fresco Quotes: It's your own expectations that hurt you. Not the world you live in. Whatever happens in the world is real. What you think should happen is unreal. So people are hurt by their expectations. You know , you're not disappointed by the world, you are disappointed by your own projections.
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Jacque Fresco Quote: Democracy is a con game. It's a word invented to placate people to make them accept a given institution. All institutions sing, 'We are free.' The minute you hear 'freedom' and 'democracy', watch out... because in a truly free nation, no one has to tell you you're free.
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