May 26th, 2006

Tea

Quotes of the Day

Long time, no quotes ... here are today's four to keep you going.

Peace
peter

Why do writers write? Because it isn't there.
Thomas Berger

Ours is the age that is proud of machines that think and suspicious of men who try to.
H. Mumford Jones (1892 - 1980)

Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.
Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), Mysticism and Logic (1917) ch. 4

Nothing so fortifies a friendship as a belief on the part of one friend that he is superior to the other.
Honore de Balzac (1799 - 1850)