“You are extremely offensive, young man.” — Judge Willis “As a matter of fact, we both are, and the only difference between us is that I am trying to be, and you can’t help it.”— F.E. Smith As a young man, FE Smith was a lawyer famed for his wit. He went on to become Solicitor-General…
We’re making the same mistakes we made 1,000 years ago.
So they must be the right ones. So relax.
to read books of quotations.
I found that there was in myself an invincible summer
but I had it surgically removed.
— Peter Sellers
“Nothing is more alien to the present age than idleness. If we think of resting from our labours, it is only in order to return to them. In thinking so highly of work we are aberrant. Few other cultures have ever done so. For nearly all of history and all prehistory, work was an indignity.” —…
Look Dave, I can see you’re really upset about this. I honestly think you ought to sit down calmly, take a stress pill, and think things over. — HAL, in 2001 A Space Odyssey My site has now had 2001 views 😁 Image of the room in the final scene:By Christophe from Montreal (DSCF3109) [CC…
is seldom good for anything else.