“There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.” - Douglas Adams
“If you can, find that peace within yourself, that peace and quiet and confidence that you can pass on to others, so that they know that you are honest and you are fair and will help them, no matter what, when the chips are down.”
-Major Richard “Dick” Winters
“Information is not knowledge.
Knowledge is not wisdom.
Wisdom is not truth.
Truth is not beauty.
Beauty is not love.
Love is not music.
Music is THE BEST.”
”Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S. Eliot
“Give the people what they want.” THE KINKS
Welcome Nutt, good one.
“It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this.” Bertrand Russell
The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks!
Sorry Elk. I have to repost as it was turned sideways
“A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?” - Albert Einstein
A wise man once said…
“The future ain’t what it used to be.”
Sideways likely best reflects most elks.
There are two kinds of people in this world: those who divide people into two kinds and those that don’t.
My list of virtues contained at first but twelve; but a Quaker friend having kindly informed me that I was generally thought proud; that my pride show’d itself frequently in conversation; that I was not content with being in the right when discussing any point, but was overbearing, and rather insolent, of which he convinced me by mentioning several instances; I determined endeavoring to cure myself, if I could, of this vice or folly among the rest, and I added Humility to my list.
In reality, there is, perhaps, no one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as pride. Disguise it, struggle with it, beat it down, stifle it, mortify it as much as one pleases, it is still alive, and will every now and then peep out and show itself; you will see it, perhaps, often in this history; for, even if I could conceive that I had completely overcome it, I should probably be proud of my humility.
“Everything in moderation, including moderation.”
“Intelligence is knowing that you’re stupid.”
— My high school yearbook quote 1975. Still trying to figure out its validity.
There are 10 kinds of people in this world: those who understand binary and those who don’t.