More From John Boyd Orr
- "The increase of territory and power of empires by force of arms has been the policy of all great powers, and it has always been possible to get the approval of their state religion."
- "Our civilization has evolved through the continuous adjustment of society to the stimulus of new knowledge."
- "In the last fifty years science has advanced more than in the 2,000 previous years and given mankind greater powers over the forces of nature than the ancients ascribed to their gods."
More In Communication
- "I think it’s fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we’ve ever created. They’re tools of communication, they’re tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user."― Bill Gates
- "There is no pleasure to me without communication: there is not so much as a sprightly thought comes into my mind that it does not grieve me to have produced alone, and that I have no one to tell it to."― Michel de Montaigne
- "There is a world of communication which is not dependent on words."― Mary Martin