Implies Quotes (2 quotes)
Data isn't information. ... Information, unlike data, is useful. While theres a gulf between data and information, theres a wide ocean between information and knowledge. What turns the gears in our brains isn't information, but ideas, inventions, and inspiration. Knowledgenot informationimplies understanding. And beyond knowledge lies what we should be seeking: wisdom.
The term community implies a diversity but at the same time a certain organized uniformity in the units. The units are the many individual plants that occur in every community, whether this be a beech-forest, a meadow, or a heath. Uniformity is established when certain atmospheric, terrestrial, and any of the other factors discussed in Section I are co-operating, and appears either because a certain, defined economy makes its impress on the community as a whole, or because a number of different growth-forms are combined to form a single aggregate which has a definite and constant guise.