Arthur C. Clarke on Information and Data.

It is vital to remember that information — in the sense of raw data — is not knowledge, that knowledge is not wisdom, and that wisdom is not foresight. But information is the first essential step to all of these.

As quoted in “Humanity will survive information deluge — Sir Arthur C Clarke” in OneWorld South Asia (5 December 2003)

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~ by hesir on August 14, 2012.

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