The “Quote” Machine
It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper.
-- Rod Serling
Hard Work
Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
-- Theodore Roosevelt
Software Engineering
And then it occurred to me that a computer is a stupid machine with the ability to do incredibly smart things, while computer programmers are smart people with the ability to do incredibly stupid things. They are, in short, a perfect match.
-- Bill Bryson
If fifty million people say a foolish thing, it's still a foolish thing.
-- Bertrand Russell
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever does.
-- Margaret Mead.
The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it usually goes around wearing overalls and looking too much like hard work.
-- Thomas Edison.
Problem Solving
If you find a solution and become attached to it, the solution may become your next problem.
-- Unknown
To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize
-- Voltaire
Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
-- Abraham Lincoln
We have more to fear from the bungling of the incompetent than from the machinations of the wicked.
-- Unknown
There are only two truly infinite things, the universe and stupidity. And I am unsure about the universe.
-- Albert Einstein
I find television to be very educational. Every time someone turns one on, I go into another room and read a book.
-- Groucho Marx
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