30 quotes that capture the essence of TED2015.
TED2015 featured more than 90 speakers, and more than 20 hours of talks. We turned our perceptions inside-out, saw some new technology, traveled to space more than once, heard astounding life stories, learned about unusual materials, rethought artistic expression and contemplated the divides of society, with an eye toward ending injustice.
In the end, this collection of quotes seems to encapsulate the incredible breadth of this conference. Enjoy.
“Being a scientist is like being an explorer. You have this immense curiosity, this stubbornness, this resolute will that you will go forward no matter what other people say.” —Sara Seager
“I’ve learned about the poetry and the wisdom and the grace that can be found in the words of people all around us when we simply take the time to listen.”—Dave Isay
“I believe that beauty is a basic service.” —Theaster Gates
“We’re trapped on this very thin slice of…
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