Apr 12, 2004

What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes! -- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Give me the luxuries of life and I will willingly do without the necessities. -- Frank Lloyd Wright

I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated. -- Poul Anderson

Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time. -- Steven Wright

Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information on it. -- Samuel Johnson, quoted in Boswell's Life of Johnson

It is a paradoxical but profoundly true and important principle of life that the most likely way to reach a goal is to be aiming not at that goal itself but at some more ambitious goal beyond it. -- Arnold Toynbee

Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof. -- Ashley Montague