Mary Catherine Bateson - Quotes

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The timing of death, like the ending of a story, gives a changed meaning to what preceded it.

The timing of death, like the ending of a story, gives a changed meaning to what preceded it.

Sharing is sometimes more demanding than giving. ---->>>

Fear is not a good teacher. The lessons of fear are quickly forgotten.

Fear is not a good teacher. The lessons of fear are quickly forgotten.

Of any stopping place in life, it is good to ask whether it will be a good place from which to go on as well as a good place to remain.

Of any stopping place in life, it is good to ask whether it will be a good place from which to go on as well as a good place to remain.

No matter how happily a woman may be married, it always pleases her to discover that there is a really nice man who wishes she were not. ---->>>

Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.

Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.

There are few things as toxic as a bad metaphor. You can't think without metaphors. ---->>>

The capacity to combine commitment with skepticism is essential to democracy. ---->>>

The family is changing, not disappearing. We have to broaden our understanding of it, look for the new metaphors. ---->>>

Goals too clearly defined can become blinkers. ---->>>

Fluidity and discontinuity are central to the reality in which we live. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 06-21, 2015
Birthplace: New York, New York
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Occupation: Scientist
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Mary Catherine Bateson (born December 8, 1939) is an American writer and cultural anthropologist. A graduate of the Brearley School, Bateson is the daughter of Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson. Bateson is a noted author in her field with many published monographs. Among her books is With a Daughter's Eye: A Memoir of Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson, a recounting of her upbringing by two famous parents (wikipedia)