?

Log in

No account? Create an account
Quotes of The Day - Peter Sheil [entries|archive|friends|userinfo]
Peter Sheil

[ website | Peter's Home Page ]
[ userinfo | livejournal userinfo ]
[ archive | journal archive ]

Quotes of The Day [Oct. 13th, 2003|01:43 am]
Peter Sheil
I'll do this early today as I'll be busy in London during the day.

Nothing succeeds like the appearance of success.
Christopher Lasch

The sad truth is that excellence makes people nervous.
Shana Alexander

Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.
Dave Barry (1947 - ), "The Taming of the Screw"

It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatsoever for supposing it is true.
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), Sceptical Essays (1928), "On the Value of Scepticism"
LinkReply

Comments:
[User Picture]From: dance_n_queen
2003-10-12 07:04 pm (UTC)
It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatsoever for supposing it is true.
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), Sceptical Essays (1928), "On the Value of Scepticism"
(Reply) (Thread)