The “Quote” Machine
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Human Nature
Man is not a rational animal, he is a rationalizing animal.
-- Robert A. Heinlein
Intelligence
Just think how stupid the average person is, and then realize that half of them are even stupider!
-- George Carlin
Computer Science
Algorithms are for people who don't know how to buy RAM.
-- Unknown
Perfection
If you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.
-- Unknown
Opportunity
The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.
-- Edward Gibbon.
America
A long memory is the most subversive idea in America.
-- Unknown
Advice
Never call a man a fool. Borrow from him.
-- Unknown
Threats
We have more to fear from the bungling of the incompetent than from the machinations of the wicked.
-- Unknown
Problem Solving
If you find a solution and become attached to it, the solution may become your next problem.
-- Unknown
Risks
For those of you who are the risk-takers, bless you; you're doing the Lord's work.
-- CA Gov. Pete Wilson, at a securities conference.
Statistics
Williams and Holland's Law: If enough data is collected, anything may be proven by statistical methods.
-- Unknown
Opportunity
I don't think it's very useful to open wide the door for young artists; the ones who break down the door are more interesting.
-- Paul Schrader.
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