Unaware Quotes (4 quotes)
Indeed the modern developments of mathematics constitute not only one of the most impressive, but one of the most characteristic, phenomena of our age. It is a phenomenon, however, of which the boasted intelligence of a universalized daily press seems strangely unaware; and there is no other great human interest, whether of science or of art, regarding which the mind of the educated public is permitted to hold so many fallacious opinions and inferior estimates.
Of what significance is ones one existence, one is basically unaware. What does a fish know about the water in which he swims all his life? The bitter and the sweet come from outside. The hard from within, from ones own efforts. For the most part I do what my own nature drives me to do. It is embarrassing to earn such respect and love for it.
Since most callers have until moments before been completely unaware that there are bears in New Jersey, there is often in their voices a component of alarm, up to and including terror. McConnells response is calmer than pavement. She speaks in tones that range from ho to hum. Yes, there are bears in your area, she says, and goes on to say, with an added hint of congratulation, You live in beautiful bear habitat.
To be anthropocentric is to remain unaware of the limits of human nature, the significance of biological processes underlying human behavior, and the deeper meaning of long-term genetic evolution.