“There is Nothing in a Caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a Butterfly.” ~ Buckminster Fuller

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“…In 1933 Buckminster Fuller designed and invented a car which could go 90 mph, get 36 mpg and carry 11 passengers. What the $*^% happened since then? Seriously.”

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And: “Sure, he’s famous for giving us the geodesic dome — the super-lightweight building that gets stronger as it gets bigger — but Buckminster Fuller’s legacy extends way beyond the soccer-ball structure. (wired.com)

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What needs to be done?, he asked, simply.

God is a verb, he reminded us.

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“I would like to call your attention to a super piece of technology, the sailing ship. The sailing ship going through the sea is unlike a bulldozer. The sea closes behind the ship. The ship does no damage to the sea.” – Buckminster Fuller

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2 Responses to ““There is Nothing in a Caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a Butterfly.” ~ Buckminster Fuller”

  1. Gary says:

    "Make the world work, for 100% of humanity, in the shortest possible time, through spontaneous cooperation, without ecological offense or the disadvantage of anyone." http://www.bigpicturesmallworld.com/buckminster-f

  2. Rose says:

    I'm going to be perusing the content of this post for some time…Thanks.

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