Quotes of the Day
Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - June 29, 2013
- Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.
- Cyril Connolly (1903 - 1974)
- It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
- Voltaire (1694 - 1778)
- His lack of education is more than compensated for by his keenly developed moral bankruptcy.
- Woody Allen (1935 - )
- Everything you've learned in school as "obvious" becomes less and less obvious as you begin to study the universe. For example, there are no solids in the universe. There's not even a suggestion of a solid. There are no absolute continuums. There are no surfaces. There are no straight lines.
- R. Buckminster Fuller (1895 - 1983)
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