Quotes

A man who procrastinates in his choosing will inevitably have his choice made for him by circumstance. – Hunter S. Thompson

Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand. – Martin Fowler

Compassion must be rational to be effective. – Peter Hitchens

A society that competes with biology is bound to lose. – Lamberto Maffei

Creativity is the union of existing elements with new useful connections. – Lamberto Maffei

For the Left, the rational should be real, for the Right, the real was the rational. – Jaime Nogueira Pinto

Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. – George Santayana

The situation has provided a cue; this cue has given the expert access to information stored in memory, and the information provides the answer. Intuition is nothing more and nothing less than recognition. – Herbert Simon

After their final retirement from office or factory, people increasingly drop out of the consciousness of friends who only knew them because of what they did, rather than because of who they are. – Peter Hitchens

A person who extracts income and status from his own human capital places himself at the disposal of others: he uses himself up. – Daniel Markovits

Let’s defend one of our most precious liberties, the right to say: “Sorry, I just don’t know”. – Lara Prendergast

Mankind was born on Earth. It was never meant to die here. – Interstellar (2014), Directed by Christopher Nolan

The guitar is the easiest instrument to play and the hardest to play well. – Andrés Segovia

We all have to be used up by something. – Wendell Berry

He is not only unhappy, but also ashamed of being unhappy. – Viktor Frankl

Know your potential weaknesses so that you can anticipate and develop compensating controls. – unknown author

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