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Quote: Isaac Asimov on Knowledge and Wisdom

"The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom."

- Isaac Asimov, author


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I agree Ted, pedants.
Alex, Asimov was commenting on the disparity between the rate of technological advance in comparison to morality.
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Wisdom is very lacking, and I think I agree with the quote. Knowledge does not equal wisdom, as illustrated by the 'knowledge' science gave us on how to build hydrogen bombs, but only wisdom will never allow us to use it.
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