[FoRK] Quotes - 200611 - OBSESSED is just a word the LAZY use to
describe the DEDICATED.
Stephen D. Williams <
sdw at lig.net
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Wed Nov 1 12:51:50 PST 2006
"As people do better, they start voting like Republicans ... unless they
have too much education and vote Democratic, which proves there can be
too much of a good thing." -- Karl Rove
OBSESSED is just a word the LAZY use to describe the DEDICATED.
This is my body. And I can do whatever I want to it. I can push it,
study it, tweak it, listen to it. Everybody wants to know what I'm on.
What am I on? I'm on my bike busting my ass six hours a day. What are
Morality ... is the wisdom that prevents sacrificing long-term happiness
for short-term happiness.
Gerald M. Weinberg
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge.
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy
enough people to make it worth the effort.
It is a curious fact that of all the illusions that beset mankind none
is quite so curious as the tendency to suppose that we are mentally and
morally superior to those that differ from us in opinion.
Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools talk because
they have to say something.
I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the
great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it
takes to sit down and listen.
"Look at me, I'm a grad student. I'm 30 years old and I made $600 last
"Bart, don't make fun of grad students. They've just made a terrible
Bart (Nancy Cartwright) & Marge (Julie Kavner) Simpson
Black holes are where God divided by zero.
If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we
can solve them.
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new
discoveries, is not "Eureka!" but "That's funny..."
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