I believe in using words, not fists. I believe in my outrage knowing people are living in boxes on the street. I believe in honesty. I believe in a good time. I believe in good food. I believe in sex.

By : Bertrand Russell 0 Likes          


Dealing with complexity is an inefficient and unnecessary waste of time, attention and mental energy. There is never any justification for things being complex when they could be simple.

By : Edward de Bono

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People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

By : George Allen, Sr.

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Every time somebody tries to go in and reinvent what we do, it always ends up being more about technology and sets, and flash and dash, forgetting the main thing, which is interesting people saying interesting, important things.

By : Diane Sawyer

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Gay people are the sweetest, kindest, most artistic, warmest and most thoughtful people in the world. And since the beginning of time all they've ever been is kicked.

By : Little Richard

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It crossed our minds early on that the more an audience cared - we were working before, on average, 240, live people. If you could get them caring - the more they cared, the harder they laughed.

By : Norman Lear

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Clock watchers never seem to be having a good time.

By : James Cash Penney

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I kissed my first girl and smoked my first cigarette on the same day. I haven't had time for tobacco since.

By : Arturo Toscanini

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In deep sadness there is no place for sentimentality.

By : William S. Burroughs

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The various forms of intellectual activity which together make up the culture of an age, move for the most part from different starting-points, and by unconnected roads.

By : Walter Pater

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Although computer memory is no longer expensive, there's always a finite size buffer somewhere. When a big piece of news arrives, everybody sends a message to everybody else, and the buffer fills.

By : Benoit Mandelbrot

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A good businessman never makes a contract unless he's sure he can carry it through, yet every fool on earth is perfectly willing to sign a marriage contract without considering whether he can live up to it or not.

By : Dalton Trumbo

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In English every word can be verbed. Would that it were so in our programming languages.

By : Alan Perlis

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