The question grows more troubling with each passing year how much of what yesterday's science fiction regarded as unspeakably dreadful has become today's award-winning researchTheodore Roszak
To bemoan the messiness of politics is not just a folly it betrays a dangerous impatience with basic realities. It is like becoming disturbed that people do not fall in love sensibly -- and so deciding to computerize the problem.Theodore Roszak
The only way to entertain some folks is to listen to them.Kin Hubbard
When a man's willing and eager, the gods join in.Aeschylus
Speak to me as to thy thinkings, As thou dost ruminate, and give thy worst of thoughts The worst of words.William Shakespeare
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.Laurence J. Peter
'I wish life was not so short,' he thought. 'Languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about.'
Aim at the sun, and you may not reach it but your arrow will fly far higher than if aimed at an object on a level with yourself.