Recipe for happiness: an insatiable curiosity, a joy of discovery, quick to forgive, hold no grudges, love without condition, stay loyal to the death, see the best and ignore the rest..
- Nick Bolletieri
We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.
- Frank Tibolt
Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
In mathematics you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
- Johann von Neumann
It's amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
- Harry S. Truman
The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.
- Bertrand Russell
It's better to out-smart an orc than to fight one.
- 10 Business Lessons I Learned from Playing Dungeons & Dragons
Only fools are positive.
- Moe Howard
It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem.
- Malcolm Forbes
All models are wrong, but some are useful.
- George Box, Norman Draper. Empirical Model-Building and Response Surfaces.
Her virtue was that she said what she thought, her vice that what she thought didn't amount to much.
The expectation bores into your memory, and you struggle to distinguish how you felt from how you are expected to feel.
-Roman Skaskiw. "Home Fires: Narrative and Memory at War". The New York Times. March 6,2010.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts he shall end in certainties.
-Sir Francis Bacon
The barrier for becoming an 'expert' is set so low that the only real requirement is a talent for self-promotion.
-Damian Thompson. Counterknowledge.
An undefined problem has an infinite number of solutions.
-Robert A. Humphrey