, designer, inventor, futurist and second president of Mensa International
, the high IQ society.
Fuller published more than 30 books, inventing and popularizing terms such as "Spaceship Earth
, and synergetic
. He also developed numerous inventions, mainly architectural designs, the best known of which is the geodesic dome
Don't fight forces, use them.
God is a verb.
Thinking is a momentary dismissal of irrelevancies.
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 — an integral function of the universe.
I seek through comprehensive anticipatory design science and its reductions to physical practices to reform the environment instead of trying to reform humans, being intent thereby to accomplish prototyped capabilities of doing more with less... (en:1947|1947)
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment.