R. Buckminster Fuller

#1490060 R. Buckminster Fuller

Technologically we now have four [seven!] billion billionaires on board Spaceship Earth who are entirely unaware of their good fortune. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about war
#1489838 R. Buckminster Fuller

Pollution is nothing but the resources we are not harvesting. We allow them to disperse because weve been ignorant of their value. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about value
#1489839 R. Buckminster Fuller

I look for what needs to be done. After all, thats how the universe designs itself. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about self
#1489840 R. Buckminster Fuller

Sometimes I think were alone. Sometimes I think were not. In either case, the thought is staggering. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about time
#1489841 R. Buckminster Fuller

Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about you
#1489842 R. Buckminster Fuller

My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency. When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about ideas
#1489843 R. Buckminster Fuller

How often I found where I should be going only by setting out for somewhere else. .

R. Buckminster Fuller
#1489844 R. Buckminster Fuller

Im not a genius. Im just a tremendous bundle of experience. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about men
#1489845 R. Buckminster Fuller

What usually happens in the educational process is that the faculties are dulled, overloaded, stuffed and paralyzed so that by the time most people are mature they have lost their innate capabilities. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about education
#1489846 R. Buckminster Fuller

Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about humanity
#1489847 R. Buckminster Fuller

Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about knowledge
#1489848 R. Buckminster Fuller

Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about nature
#1489849 R. Buckminster Fuller

When I am working on a problem, I never think about beauty but when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about beauty
#1489850 R. Buckminster Fuller

Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about living
#1489851 R. Buckminster Fuller

A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about art
#1489852 R. Buckminster Fuller

One in ten thousand of us can make a technological breakthrough capable of supporting all the rest. The youth of today are absolutely right in recognizing this nonsense of earning a wage. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about youth
#1489853 R. Buckminster Fuller

Let architects sing of aesthetics that bring Rich clients in hordes to their knees; Just give me a home, in a great circle dome Where stresses and strains are at ease. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about sin
#1489854 R. Buckminster Fuller

There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you its going to be a butterfly. .

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#1489855 R. Buckminster Fuller

We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about future
#1489857 R. Buckminster Fuller

The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about politics
#1489858 R. Buckminster Fuller

I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what Ive invented. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about man
#1489859 R. Buckminster Fuller

People should think things out fresh and not just accept conventional terms and the conventional way of doing things. .

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#1489860 R. Buckminster Fuller

Great nations are simply the operating fronts of behind-the-scenes, vastly ambitious individuals who had become so effectively powerful because of their ability to remain invisible while operating behind the national scenery. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about power
#1489861 R. Buckminster Fuller

Most of my advances were by mistake. You uncover what is when you get rid of what isnt. .

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#1489862 R. Buckminster Fuller

Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about faith
#1489863 R. Buckminster Fuller

Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about faith
#1489864 R. Buckminster Fuller

We are not going to be able to operate our Spaceship Earth successfully nor for much longer unless we see it as a whole spaceship and our fate as common. It has to be everybody or nobody. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about success
#1489865 R. Buckminster Fuller

The most important thing about Spaceship Earth - an instruction book didnt come with it. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about art
#1489866 R. Buckminster Fuller

Search others for their virtue, and yourself for your vices. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about self
#1489867 R. Buckminster Fuller

If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about humanity
#1489868 R. Buckminster Fuller

You can never learn less; you can only learn more. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about you
#1489869 R. Buckminster Fuller

By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about politics
#1489870 R. Buckminster Fuller

If you are the master be sometimes blind, if you are the servant be sometimes deaf. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about time
#1489871 R. Buckminster Fuller

God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about god
#1489872 R. Buckminster Fuller

A proverb is much matter distilled into few words. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about words
#1489873 R. Buckminster Fuller

Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about dead
#1489874 R. Buckminster Fuller

Here is Gods purpose - For God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper; is the articulation not the art, objective or subjective; is loving, not the abstraction love commanded or entreated; is knowledge dynamic, not legislative code, not proclamation law, not academic dogma, not ecclesiastic canon. Yes, God is a verb, the most active, connoting the vast harmonic reordering of the universe from unleashed chaos of energy. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about love
#1489875 R. Buckminster Fuller

Man knows so much and does so little. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about man
#1489876 R. Buckminster Fuller

Now there is one outstandingly important fact regarding Spaceship Earth, and that is that no instruction book came with it. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about art
#1489877 R. Buckminster Fuller

Tombs are the clothes of the dead and a grave is a plain suit; while an expensive monument is one with embroidery. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about men
#1489878 R. Buckminster Fuller

War is obsolete. We are not here to fight something or tear something down; We are here to be the example of what is possible. Any sane individual will tell you that violence is ... not the way... .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about war
#1489879 R. Buckminster Fuller

Here is Gods purpose -- for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about god
#1489880 R. Buckminster Fuller

God is a verb, not a noun proper or improper. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about god
#1489881 R. Buckminster Fuller

You cannot change how someone thinks, but you can give them a tool to use which will lead them to think differently. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about change
#1489882 R. Buckminster Fuller

In order to change an existing paradigm you do not struggle to try and change the problematic model. You create a new model and make the old one obsolete. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about change
#1489883 R. Buckminster Fuller

You do not belong to you. You belong to the universe. The significance of you will remain forever obscure to you, but you may assume you are fulfilling your significance if you apply yourself to converting all you experience to highest advantage to others. Make the world work, for 100% of humanity, in the shortest possible time, through spontaneous cooperation, without ecological offense or the disadvantage of anyone. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about time
#1489884 R. Buckminster Fuller

Never forget that you are one of a kind. Never forget that if there werent any need for you in all your uniqueness to be on this earth, you wouldnt be here in the first place. And never forget, no matter how overwhelming lifes challenges and problems seem to be, that one person can make a difference in the world. In fact, it is always because of one person that all the changes that matter in the world come about. So be that one person. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about life
#1489885 R. Buckminster Fuller

If you want to teach people a new way of thinking, dont bother trying to teach them. Instead, give them a tool, the use of which will lead to new ways of thinking. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about people
#1489886 R. Buckminster Fuller

It is now highly feasible to take care of everybody on Earth at a higher standard of living than any have ever known. It no longer has to be you or me. Selfishness is unnecessary. War is obsolete. It is a mater of converting the high technology from weaponry to livingry. .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about war
#1489887 R. Buckminster Fuller

If success or failure of this planet and of human beings depended on how I am and what I do... HOW WOULD I BE? WHAT WOULD I DO? .

R. Buckminster Fuller Quotes about success

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