Stewart Brand Quotes

Stewart Brand is an author and creator of ‘The Whole Earth Catalog.’  He was one of the ‘futurists’ consulted for the planning of the movie ‘Minority Report’, starring Tom Cruise.

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“Once a new technology rolls over you, if you’re not part of the steamroller, you’re part of the road.”

“A library doesn’t need windows. A library is a window.”

“Redefine the possible.”

“Style is time’s fool. Form is time’s student.”

“On the one hand information wants to be expensive, because it’s so valuable. The right information in the right place just changes your life. On the other hand, information wants to be free, because the cost of getting it out is getting lower and lower all the time. So you have these two fighting against each other.”

                         – Stewart Brand  (1938- )

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