A Few Quotes of the Day

  1. I don't mind what language an opera is sung in as long as it is in a language I don't understand - Sir Edward Appleton (1892-1965)
  2. What ever is good to know is difficult to learn - A Greek Proverb
  3. Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new - Albert Einstein
  4. Good teachers get apples - great teachers get chocolate - R. W. Hamming
  5. We learn by teaching - James Howell
  6. In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice there is.- Jan L. A. van de Snepscheut
  7. In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends - Martin Luther King, Jr.
  8. Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted - Albert Einstein
  9. We all agree that your theory is crazy, but is it crazy enough to have a chance at being correct? - Niels Bohr
  10. The use of COBOL cripples the mind; its teaching should, therefore, be regarded as a criminal offense. - Edsgar Dijkstra
  11. You are unlikely to do important work unless you are working on important problems. - R. W. Hamming
  12. Give me 6 hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the ax. - Abraham Lincoln
  13. A true measure of a person is how they treat someone who can do them absolutely no good - Samel Johnson
  14. Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference - Robert Frost
  15. I would never belong to a club that would have me as a member - Groucho Marx
  16. Education is the progressive discovery of your own ignorance. - Will Durant
  17. When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course. - Peter Drucker
  18. Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. - Steve Jobs
  19. If you dream it..you can do it - Walt Disney
  20. If a man points at the moon, an idiot will look at the finger - Sufi
  21. Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog. -Doug Larson
  22. Spreadsheet: a kind of program that lets you sit at your desk and ask all kinds of neat "what if?" questions and generate thousands of numbers instead of actually working. ~Dave Barry, Claw Your Way to the Top
  23. A day without sunshine is like, you know, ... night - Steve Martin
  24. A man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them. - Mark Twain
  25. Adults are always asking little kids what they want to be when they grow up because they are looking for ideas - Paula Poundstone
  26. Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them more - Oscar Wilde
  27. Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway - John Wayne
  28. There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed. - Ernest Hemingway
Last updated: 05/2011    Copyright: 2017