Tuesday, 19 January 2016

I'm Looking Forward to Regretting This

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this? And radio operates exactly the same way: you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

It is better to be feared than loved, if you cannot be both. ~ Niccolo Machiavelli #quote

The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy. ~ Von Clausewitz #quote

DISOBEDIENCE, n. The silver lining to the cloud of servitude. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

Blessed is he who doesn't show hatefulness over what is lost, but instead, shows gratefulness over what is left. #oneliners

RAPACITY, n. Providence without industry. The thrift of power. ~ Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary #quote

When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong. ~ Buckminster Fuller #quote

The white seething surf fell exhausted along the shore #literaryExpression

Her musings took a sudden and arbitrary twist #literaryExpression

You can't strengthen the weak by weakening the strong. #oneliners

A haunting and horrible sense of insecurity #literaryExpression

Remember that failure is an event - not a person. #oneliners

It is useless to try and find what is gone. ~ Polish #proverb
Money can't buy happiness, but it sure makes misery easier to live with. ~ #OneLiner #BumperSticker

Bureaucratic Socialism: Your cows are cared for by ex-chicken farmers. You have to take care of the chickens the government took from the chicken farmers. The government gives you as much milk and eggs the regulations say you should need. #EssenceofPoliticalScience

Confidence, like art, never comes from having all the answers; it comes from being open to all the questions. #oneliners (Earl Gray Stevens)

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still. ~ Chinese #proverb

An Arm And A Leg: Very expensive. A large amount of money. #ENGidiom

To steal ideas from one person is plagiarism; to steal from many is research. #justajoke

I'm looking forward to regretting this #bumperstickers

The radiant serenity of the sky #literaryExpression