The Manual - Epictetus - A Short Summary and Review

Contact - Carl Sagan - A Short Summary and Review

A short summary of the book Contact:

A radio broadcast from the great beyond proves that we are not alone.

My favorite Carl Sagan quote from the book:

"Any faith that admires truth, that strives to know God, must be brave enough to accommodate the universe."

Questions to ponder while reading Contact:

Which of humanity's accomplishments are you most proud of?

Which of humanity's accomplishments are you most ashamed of?

My thoughts about Contact:

A good glimpse of how humanity will act at first contact.

I am sort of ashamed of what we would say for ourselves.

Maybe we should think about that.


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