The “Quote” Machine
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Planning
Man plans and God laughs
-- old Yiddish saying
Memories
The digital camera is a great invention because it allows us to reminisce. Instantly.
-- Demetri Martin
Education
Being intelligent is not a felony. But most societies evaluate it as at least a misdemeanor.
-- Robert A. Heinlein
Opportunity
You must get involved to have an impact. No one is impressed with the won-loss record of the referee.
-- John H. Holcomb, "The Militant Moderate."
Computer Science
A computer scientist is someone who, when told to "Go to Hell," sees the "go to", rather than the destination, as harmful.
-- Dr. Roger M. Firestone
Learning
Your best teacher is your last mistake.
-- Ralph Nader
Perspective
If what you did yesterday still looks good to you, then your goals for tomorrow are not big enough.
-- Ling Fu Yu, ca. 600 BC.
Opportunity
Wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down.
-- Toni Morrison.
Logic
Isn't having a smoking section in a restaurant like having a peeing section in a swimming pool?
-- Unknown
Philosophy
Art is long, life short; judgment difficult, opportunity transient.
-- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, "Wilhelm Meister."
Politics
The trouble with practical jokes is that very often they get elected.
-- Will Rogers
Problem Solving
You can't solve you're problems with the same level of thinking that created the problems.
-- Albert Einstein
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