Ouspensky on Mechanization

“The mechanization you speak of is not at all dangerous.  A man may be a man” (he emphasized this word), “while working with machines.  There is another kind of mechanization which is much more dangerous: being a machine oneself.”

-Ouspensky, recalling the words of Gurdjieff, In Search of the Miraculous

Late Heidegger anyone?


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Philosopher and Theologian out of Pittsburgh PA.

Posted on August 17, 2012, in Quotes and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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