Consequences matter more than intentions, and not just the immediate consequences, but also the longer run repercussions of decisions, policies, and institutions.
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"Man is equally incapable of seeing the nothingness from which he emerges and the infinity in which he is engulfed."
"A lot of people are in business to make money instead of wealth, when they make the money they don't know what to do with it."
"If the wrong man uses the right means, the right means work in the wrong way."
"You are something the whole universe is doing, in the same way that a wave is something that the whole ocean is doing."
"Evidence has emerged that the brain's capacity to absorb information is limiting the amount of data humanity can produce"
What is thy name? And he answered, saying, My name is Legion: for we are many.
— Mark 5:9
"Simple things, And we make of them something so complex it defeats us, Almost."