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Quote of the week

“No plan of operations reaches with any certainty beyond the first encounter with the enemy’s main force” (Helmuth von Moltke, Prussina military commander, 1880). Or another version…. “Everyone has a plan, until they get punched in the mouth” (Mike Tyson, … Continue reading

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Quote for the Week(end)

“Science does not need mysticism and mysticism does not need science. But man needs both.” – From the Tao of Physics by Fritjof Capra.

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Quote of the Week

Not 100% true (floppy discs or zip drives anyone?), but I like the thought.

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Quote of the Week

Look at everything always as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time: Thus is your time on earth filled with glory.” ― Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Quote of the Week

“I don’t make predictions and I never will” – Paul Gascoigne.

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Thought for the Day

“I remember one morning when I discovered a cocoon in the back of a tree just as a butterfly was making a hole in its case and preparing to come out. I waited awhile, but it was too long appearing … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

“Someday a computer will give the wrong answer to spare someone’s feelings, and man will have invented artificial intelligence.” – Robert Breault.

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Quote of the Week

“Don’t undertake a project unless it is manifestly important and nearly impossible.” From Revenge of the Analog, by David Sax

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Quote of the Week

“There is not enough Africa in computers” – Brian Eno. More….

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Weekly quote fix

“Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.” – Douglas Adams.

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