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"Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Television enables you to be entertained in your home by people you wouldn't have in your home."
"Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy."
Thich Nhat Hanh
"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers."
"A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it."
"Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke."
"I've never seen a monument erected to a pessimist."
"Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back."
"Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency."
"I like life. It's something to do."
"I'm sick of following my dreams. I'm just going to ask them where they're going and hook up with them later."
"The longer I live the more beautiful life becomes."
Frank Lloyd Wright
"Vote early and vote often."
"I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good."
"I might repeat to myself slowly and soothingly, a list of quotations beautiful from minds profound - if I can remember any of the damn things."
"One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us."
"The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer."
"The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do."
B. F. Skinner
"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it."
"You've got to take the bitter with the sour."
"There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home."
Ken Olsen, President of Digital Equipment, 1977
"How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?"
Charles De Gaulle
"To see what is in front of one's nose needs a constant struggle."
"I hate television. I hate it as much as I hate peanuts. But I can't stop eating peanuts."
"My work is a game, a very serious game."
M. C. Escher
"If someone wants a sheep, then that means that he exists."
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"If we attend continually and promptly to the little that we can do, we shall ere long be surprised to find how little remains that we cannot do."
"He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good."
"Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win."
"When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice."
Marquis de la Grange
"It's hard to be nostalgic when you can't remember anything."
"It is hard enough to remember my opinions, without also remembering my reasons for them!"
"You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough."
Frank H. Crane
"Those are my principles, and if you don't like them... well, I have others."
"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go."
"Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once or twice a week."
George Bernard Shaw
"As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information."
"The law taught me to believe nobody, the media proves that was right"
"People who are just in it for the money - they usually fail."
Robert Holmes A Court
"If you don't make mistakes, you aren't really trying."
"We are most nearly ourselves when we achieve the seriousness of the child at play."
"Leaders get out in front and stay there by raising the standards by which they judge themselves - and by which they are willing to be judged."
"Success depends on your backbone, not your wishbone."
"Experience is the name that everyone gives to his mistakes."
"I'm not a good shot, but I shoot often."
"I can't stand this proliferation of paperwork. It's useless to fight the forms. You've got to kill the people producing them."
"Victory goes to the player who makes the next-to-last mistake."
Savielly Grigorievitch Tartakower
"How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world."
"It is impossible to love and to be wise."
"Try to learn something about everything and everything about something."
Thomas Henry Huxley
"Friendly, efficient, easy to deal with and very professional."
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