Quotes: A Scientific Guide to Awe

If you’re feeling uninspired or bored, here is a kick to your brain.


“The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be.”

Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time

He says it all. No matter how much of a cynic you are, you can’t doubt that this forces you to be in awe. Get on with whatever you want to do to get where you want to be!


11 thoughts on “Quotes: A Scientific Guide to Awe

  1. Simply thoughtful and wise. It inspires us to broaden our perspective to see further beyond our horizon and be in awe of the whole picture. A perspective that makes more humble, compassionate, and kind. Thank you for sharing this beautiful words. I love your post and your admire your perspective. You are a wonderful person. Keep inspiring with your awesome posts.

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