“I live on Earth at present, and I don’t know what I am. I know that I am not a category. I am not a thing — a noun. I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process . I Seem To Be A Verb by nster Fuller, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process — an integral function of the universe. 5, Cited in Richard Buckminster Fuller, Joachim Krausse (ed.).
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This page was last edited on 13 Decemberat Jul 12, Loveday 86 books view quotes. Awenydd vwrb view quotes. I seem to be a verb Like Bill Gates, “Bucky” Fuller left Harvard sans degree, but he collected 40 honorary doctorates, as well as the Presidential Medal of Freedom shortly before his death in Mar 12, Nov 10, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
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Aug 15, Katherine rated it really liked it Shelves: But I remember someone saying that the book was designed to fall apart to give the reader the experience of process, of ‘verb-ness’, of a work in motion that the reader was part of.
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This is a question we would all do well to consider once we realize that we are, in fact, verbs and not nouns, processes of activity and not things, unlimited cosmic beings and not physical bodies.
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