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#explanation

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Someone responding to intuition, to chance and fortune, often can't explain himself well.


Alec Wilkinson


#intuition #self-knowledge #age

We have, as human beings, a storytelling problem. We're a bit too quick to come up with explanations for things we don't really have an explanation for.


Malcolm Gladwell


#problems

Science is not a game in which arbitrary rules are used to decide what explanations are to be permitted.


Michael Behe


#decide #explanations #game #permitted #rules

The most important training, though, is to experience life as a writer, questioning everything, inventing multiple explanations for everything. If you do that, all the other things will come; if you don't, there's no hope for you.


Orson Scott Card


#everything #experience #explanations #hope #important

I think you can have 10,000 explanations for failure, but no good explanation for success.


Paulo Coelho


#explanations #failure #good #i #i think

I embarked on my life - I didn't do anything. I don't have an explanation.


Don DeLillo


#embarked #explanation #i #life #my life

Introspection and preserved writings give us far more insight into the ways of past humans than we have into the ways of past dinosaurs. For that reason, I'm optimistic that we can eventually arrive at convincing explanations for these broadest patterns of human history.


Jared Diamond


#broadest #convincing #dinosaurs #eventually #explanations

If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test.


Mary Wollstonecraft


#bear #discussion #explanation #man #parity

We all dream. We dream vividly, depending on our nature. Our existence is beyond our explanation, whether we believe in God or we have religion or we're atheist.


Anthony Hopkins


#believe #beyond #depending #dream #existence

To prevent discussion of any other explanations of human origins is hardly what I would expect from open-minded educators.


Tony Campolo


#discussion #educators #expect #explanations #hardly






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