Category: Quotes

A few more…

The following quotations are from the ones I have collected painstakingly over the years.

  • Theory without practice is a form of scholastic masturbation-pleasurable enough, but ultimately infertile & of no consequence.  
  • Software is like sex, it is best when it is free. – Linus Torvalds.
  • You never win the silver, you only lose the gold. – Ivan Lendl.
  • Small Minds discuss People; Average Minds discuss Events; Large Minds discuss Ideas.
  • Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a persistent one. – Albert Einstein.

A few of my favourites….

  • Statistics is like a bikini, what they reveal is suggestive, what they conceal is vital. –  Aaron Levenstein.
  • Kill a man & you are a murderer, kill thousands you are a conquerer, kill millions & you are God.
  • Imagination is intelligence having fun. –   Albert Einstein.
  • Own Nothing, Possess Nothing. –  Alexander Solzhenitsyn (The Gulag Archipelago).
  • Courage is not having the strength to go on, courage is going on when you do not have the strength.  –  Napoleon Bonaparte.
  • Liberty is precious, so precious it must be rationed. – V.I. Lenin.