Writing Is Perhaps The Greatest Of Human Inventions.
“One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person -perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millenia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break the shackles of time.”
- Carl Sagan on Books (brainpickings.org)
- corygodbey: Carl Sagan. “The beauty of a living thing is not… (drawn.ca)
- “Look again at that dot.” – Carl Sagan and Perspective (moonlightenedshelves.wordpress.com)
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