55 Thought-Provoking Quotes By Terence McKenna That Will Reclaim Your Mind
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author
Paonia, Colorado, United States
Terence Kemp McKenna was an U.S. author, mystic, lecturer, ethnobotanist and also an advocate of sensible use of psychedelic plants. He attended the University of California, Berkeley, and it was during this time that he started studying shamanism and also experienced the effect of drugs like opium. McKenna wrote and spoke about a variety of subjects other than psychedelic plants and some of his favourite topics included culture, philosophy, technology, alchemy, culture, the environment and languages among many others. McKenna had also propounded the novelty theory, which although unscientific proved to be hugely popular and is regarded as one of the factors behind the widespread fear that the world was to end in December 2012. He had also written several books and some of his noted works include ‘The Invisible Landscape: Mind’, ‘Hallucinogens and the I Ching’, ‘The Evolutionary Mind’, ‘The Archaic Revival’, ‘Synesthesia’ and ‘Food of the Gods’ among others. He was also a well-known public speaker who delivered a number of lectures on a variety of subjects. His writings covered several subjects and viewpoints. The below collection of Terence McKenna’s most famous quotes have been excerpted from his writings, papers, books, lectures, speeches, interviews and thoughts. Read on the collection of sayings and quotes by Terence McKenna.