Comments about Carl Sagan
Tilaurin: Kinda torn between hoping this is covid and "oh crap what other malarky bullshit is trying to flatten me". Been years since anything hit me like this. Last time I had a flu I kept fading in and out of consciousness while watching Cosmos, woke up and thought Carl Sagan was HERE.
AlfredodeCandi1: ValaAfshar: Think of the rivers of blood spilled by all those generals and emperors so that in glory and in triumph they could become the 'Momentary' masters of a 'Fraction' of a 'Dot'. —Carl Sagan
(7.9 billion people live on this dot - view of Earth fr…
PatchLimb: ‘Quote of the Day’: boozebambling
“One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. We’re no longer interested in finding out the truth.”
- Carl Sagan
jaiagreen: Here is the "pale blue dot" passage read by Carl Sagan himself.
Jonteemoty: "One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time." ~ Carl Sagan
SeraphLabs: If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe. - Carl Sagan
iherbcoupon2022: For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love.Carl Sagan ~iherb
quot3bot: "I don't want to believe. I want to know." ~ Carl Sagan
ToEmagazine_: 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
SpiroAgnewGhost: “Nothing disturbs me more than the glorification of stupidity” — Carl Sagan
MrMarchi: Good Reading: Carl Sagan on Intelligence -
MayorMoon: Enough with diseases dang it
You got covid
You got bird flu
You got monkey pox
You got a government that isn't working on the first one. Like, actively making it worse, and they had such a low bar to start with.
Like fuuuuuck, Carl Sagan was predicting this shit years ago
andrewcopson: The 'Pale Blue Dot' photo: inspired by an image taken by Voyager 1, astronomer & humanist Carl Sagan wrote of our ‘lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark’ – underscoring our responsibility to 'preserve & cherish the pale blue dot’ known as Earth
Siglent_Tech: "We can't help it. Life looks for life." ~Carl Sagan
TheGeeGenie: Carl Sagan "...unable to distinhuish between what feels good and what's true..."
SinsLikeABoss: Carl sums up my prior post here:
“The cosmos is within us. We are made of star-stuff. We are a way for the universe to know itself.” ~ (Carl Sagan). The word God is merely a remnant of our historical cosmology.
AngelaKorras: 1. This is what Carl Sagan said about that picture called ‘Pale Blue Dot.
AngelaKorras: 5. Every "supreme leader," every saint and sinner in the history of our species lived there--on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam.
— Carl Sagan
chinmayytweets: Top 5 Sci-fi documentaries you gotta watch If you are bored.
• Human Universe by Brian Cox.
• Genius Einstein by National Geographic.
• Particle Fever by Mark Levinson.
• Lo and Behold by Werner Herzog.
• Cosmos by Carl Sagan.
Jonssonville: "Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark. In our obscurity, in all this vastness, there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves." - Carl Sagan
weatherStorey: Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
-- Carl Sagan
blisol: Carl Sagan's Warning 25 years ago : "We are up for grabs"
loribgood1: Carl Sagan knew.
erinhmoon: "If it can be destroyed by the truth, it deserves to be destroyed by the truth." – Carl Sagan
Violent orthodoxy leads to destructive orthopraxy - it does the devil's work for him.
Church abuse survivors: I grieve with you. You are brave, but you shouldn't have to be.
spaceguy_24: “The cosmos is within us. We are made of star-stuff. We are a way for the universe to know itself.”
— Carl Sagan
ericspino1: It’s simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we’ve been taken. Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never get it back.
TriciaWhatley: The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.
TheLeakeyFndtn: Have you listened to our Origin Stories podcast? Hear fascinating stories about human evolution and lectures from scientists like Carl Sagan, Dian Fossey, and Mary Leakey.
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vanschneider: Can't stop thinking about Carl Sagan's prediction from 1995.
marsrader: Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
gianticecube: My friend Carl Sagan would show
RavenHawk4: Carl Sagan's Wisdom
LKrauss1: As Feb comes to an end, in a world full of various tensions, worth recalling 30 years ago this month, when Voyager turned to view earth & record an image that Carl Sagan caked a Pale Blue Dot. Here it is, we are all on that tiny cosmic speck together, for better or worse.
Jim1537: Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
― Carl Sagan
OGrady_Texas: How Andrei Sakharov went from Soviet hero to dissident — and forced the world to pay attention to human rights
dieter_am: pale blu dot …. look at youtubealso carl sagan
ImAnuraagSharma: 'Sailors on a becalmed sea, we sense the stirring of a breeze.'
jaimealyse: If you like science, aliens, Star Trek, uh Maggie Nelson and Leslie Jamison if I’m feeling very brave, planets, bats, dolphins, sci-fi, linguistics, Carl Sagan, thinking about how weird birds are, what it felt like to go to the planetarium for the first time,
DonnaWalther8: "We make our WORLD SIGNIFICANT by the COURAGE of our QUESTION and the DEPTH of our ANSWERS." -Carl Sagan
Julzwar79: Is Carl Sagan one of the most influential person inspirational wise for his works on Cosmos the Book and the TV Series? Is "A pale blue dot" one of the More humble expresion of pasion and admiration?
creatingtheMARK: "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." —Carl Sagan
StefSimanowitz: 10/. The obvious next question:
What lies beyond the Universe?
Millions more universes or a "super universe” extending to infinity?
There is no ‘edge’ or ‘outside’
“Lost somewhere between immensity & eternity is our tiny planetary home.” (Carl Sagan)
lauraoncesmilez: Carl Sagan - 'A Glorious Dawn' ft Stephen Hawking (Symphony of Science)
TheUnWastedOne: Before his death over 25 years ago; Carl Sagan was pretty spot on when he predicted the general dumbing down of society that we live in today
LisaMaria0926: Nailed it. I don’t understand why some joke about Carl Sagan. His knowledge & work was more than impressive.
alvagraul: Ted Turner asks Carl Sagan if he is a socialist.
gianticecube: I've ran Carl Sagan
AlyssaIngerso14: Talking to Carl Sagan on the 0hone waa definitely one of the best 10 minutes of my life - back in 1980, before he turned.......
ImprovOz: Nearly 37 years ago in 1985 the legendary Carl Sagan speaking on climate change gave what is arguably the greatest congressional testimony. It is even more fascinating to watch the full support from the Republican chair.
PeterWSinclair: Reposting: Carl Sagan on Climate in 1985
MissionArtist: Who's Out There - 1975
Great_Briton_I: We've a society based on science, which no one understands, and this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.
If we are not able to ask skeptical questions of those in authority, then we are up for grabs. - Carl Sagan
gianticecube: When I asked to a long time Al Gore, Carl Sagan breathes
Avidlana1984: We are like butterflies who flutter for a day and think it is forever.
Carl Sagan, Cosmos
holy_photon: "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known."
- Carl Sagan
DesignationSix: “One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time.”
― Carl Sagan
djfm_dot_com: I will never NOT share the "Pale Blue Dot" image. Nor Carl Sagan's words...
As we squabble about "wokeness" and "MAGA" and "institutions" and every other issue in between, remember that we are barely guests on this Earth.
One wrong move and it all goes away.
jinyounglandss: Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere. Carl Sagan
derrickcrowe: "This planet is run by crazy people. Remember what they have to do to get where they are. Their perspective is so narrow, so...brief. A few years. In the best of them, a few decades. They care only about the time they are in power." – Carl Sagan, "Contact."
quot3bot: "One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time." ~ Carl Sagan
pickover: This is a Carl Sagan quote concerning the Hindu religion. (I believe it's from "Cosmos," his 1980 TV show.)
ri_ebooks: Carl Sagan, who would have been ravaging mankind for thousands of lives:
tross04401: Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works -- Carl Sagan
njhyyh7: Bangtan, a los youtubers/streamers que sigo, Harry, Louis, got7, skz y Carl Sagan
pickover: Mathematics, Carl Sagan, Pi.
What emotion would you feel if mathematicians tomorrow discovered a circle embedded in the digits of pi? Info:
monikaaurumind: For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love. - Carl Sagan
planetaryhealt3: “We’re in very bad trouble if we don’t understand the planet we’re trying to save."
– Carl Sagan
AlejandroPiad: "Uncommon strength of character is needed to resist the blandishments of those who assure us that we have an obvious, even God-given, superiority over our fellows. The more precarious our self-esteem, the greater our vulnerability to such appeals."
Pale Blue Dot, Carl Sagan
alirazaabbass: "It makes sense to revere the Sun and the stars, for we are their children." ~ Carl Sagan
quot3bot: "It makes sense to revere the Sun and the stars, for we are their children." ~ Carl Sagan
MBudha: WHO are we ?
Should you feel anxious reading this,
perhaps felt ‘lost’ for a while now
due all the negative news around you
hoping yo’ll find answers to your Q ?
Well although I might have found
some answers to mines
cannot guarantee anything though.
quote by Carl Sagan
gianticecube: The next president would show my friend Carl Sagan a friend of mine
KellyWuli: “For small creatures such as we, the vastness is bearable only through love.” – Carl Sagan ~iherb
gianticecube: Carl Sagan used to tell a friend of mine it
PrimitiveProton: “Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”
~ Carl Sagan
fabienprevots: FRENCHNEWTECH Vangelis a rejoint Carl Sagan dans le Cosmos
kamaUmwelt: Carl Sagan - Cosmos - Traveling - Speed of Light
TriciaWhatley: I would love to believe that when I die I will live again, that some thinking, feeling, remembering part of me will continue.
gianticecube: Carl Sagan breathes
bullish_art: Carl Sagan testifying before Congress in 1985 on climate change
SpoopyTooth: A youngster asked me who Carl Sagan was and I said imagine if Bill Nye took acid
HiDesertgolf: WE WERE WARNED YEARS AGO.
"A prescient warning of a future we now inhabit, where fake news stories and Internet conspiracy theories play to a disaffected American populace"
The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark Reprint, Sagan, Carl -
gianticecube: I remember my friend Carl Sagan
Bobsmyusername: “The visions that we offer our children shape the future.
It matters what those visions are.
Dreams are maps.”
~Carl Sagan, 'Pale Blue Dot' (1994)
[my children, time traveling under pine trees and stars]
BrisbineAdam: If you want to sound like you are smart... there is only one person you should model after. Carl Sagan.
RajKeplerhume: Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark. In our obscurity, in all this vastness, there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves.
~Carl Sagan, Pale Blue Dot.
astrofiles: Vangelis a rejoint Carl Sagan dans le Cosmos
HarroldRoeland: Carl Sagan's Cosmos, dat was ook Vangelis.
EjayHill1977: "The nuclear arms race is like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three matches, the other with five." - Carl Sagan
devteam_noah: "Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality." ― Carl Sagan
Siglent_Tech: "Science is a way of thinking much more then it is a body of knowledge." ~Carl Sagan
Alien_Brit: The photograph wouldn't exist if Carl Sagan hadn't asked NASA to turn Voyager 1 around and take the photo
CVitalist: Elon literally brought Carl Sagan back to life...how is he not running twitter?
bcanaltnts: Apparently, Carl Sagan was wrong lol
EnNeurona: We are stardust that thinks about the stars.
We are the way the universe thinks of itself.
AH_camelion: Carl Sagan's "Narcissas"
danieleharper: Carl Sagan would have detested you and the political movement you ally with.
oquedisse_tim: Carl Sagan e Rick Astley.