Timothy Leary Quotes

Timothy Leary Quotes: I'd just like to see thinking come back in style. I haven't heard a new idea in eight years. Let's get ordinary people arguing and talking again. I want to trigger new circuits in their nervous systems. That's the philosopher's job and I am the most important philosopher at this time.
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Timothy Leary Quote: What human beings consciously wish is often quite at variance with the results their reflex patterns automatically create for them.
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Quotes about Timothy Leary: Romantic poetry and fiction of the last 2000 years has blinded us to the fact that emotions are a low form of jungle consciousness. Emotional actions are the most contracted, dangerous form of fanatic stupor.
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Quote about Timothy Leary: In the information age, you don't teach philosophy as they did after feudalism. You perform it. If Aristotle were alive today he'd have a talk show.
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Timothy Leary Sayings: My historical reading of the situation is that these great monolithic empires developed, Rome, Turkey, and so forth, and they always break down when enough people, and it's always the young, the creative, and minority groups drop out and go back to a tribal form.
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Timothy Leary Saying: Give death a better name or die trying.
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Sayings about Timothy Leary: Surfers are the 'throw-aheads' of mankind, not the dregs; they aren't the black sheep of humanity, but the futurists and they are leading the way to where man ultimately wants to be. The act of the ride is the epitome of 'be here now', and the tube ride is the most acute form of that. Which is: your future is right ahead of you, the past is exploding behind you, your wake is disappearing, your footprints are washed from the sand. It's a non-productive, non-depletive act that's done purely for the value of the dance itself. And that is the destiny of man.
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Saying about Timothy Leary: If you are serious about your religion, if you really wish to commit yourself to the spiritual quest, you must learn how to use psychochemicals. Drugs are the religion of the twenty-first century. Pursuing the religious life today without using psychedelic drugs is like studying astronomy with the naked eye because that's how they did it in the first century A.D., and besides telescopes are unnatural.
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Timothy Leary Quotes: To describe externals, you become a scientist. To describe experience, you become an artist.
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Timothy Leary Quote: Each religion has got their own way of making you feel like a victim. The Christians say
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