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commit d2c12b7e432584bb14efa02652c4e3f37c52ec1f
parent b5f94087530442ec241c1d95254255400b423bc2
Author: Ed van Bruggen <edvb@uw.edu>
Date:   Wed,  6 May 2020 00:31:50 -0700

Add quotes

assets/quotes.txt | 26+++++++++++++++++++++++++-
1 file changed, 25 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/assets/quotes.txt b/assets/quotes.txt @@ -182,7 +182,6 @@ "In mathematics you don't understand things, you just get used to them" - John von Neumann "There is no such thing as a random number — there are only methods to produce random numbers" - John von Neumann "In our sincerely cynical times, the greatest taboo seems to be sincerity itself" - Slavoj Žižek -"Everything in the world is about sex, except sex. Sex is about power" - Oscar Wilde "Terror without virtue is destructive; virtue without terror is impotent" - Maximilien Robespierre "The value of an education is not the learning of many facts, but the training of the mind to think" - Albert Einstein "Strange women lying in ponds disturbing swords is no basis for a system of government" - Denis @@ -203,3 +202,28 @@ "You either die a hero or live long enough to see yourself become the villain" - Harvey Dent "I know not what I may seem to the world, but as to myself, I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the sea­shore, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me" - Isaac Newton "They asked me how well I understood theoretical physics. I said I had a theoretical degree in physics. They said welcome aboard" - Fantastic +"As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it" - Albert Einstein +"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the assessment that something else is more important than fear" +"Perfection is the enemy of perfectly adequate" - Jimmy McGill +"Is math related to science?" - Katy Perry +"If wealth was the inevitable result of hard work and enterprise, every women in Africa would be a millionaire" - George Monbiot +"Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand" - Martin Fowler +"The radio, nuclear weapons, and above all else, the microwave burrito, is the legacy of modern physics" - Bruce Hevly +"Truth is not a weeny roaster" - Bruce Hevly +"As soon as you get a parking spot, you are a professor" - Professor Bruce Hevly +"One problem with this theory is that it's physically nonsense, other than that it's a pretty good model" - Bruce Hevly +"My father always wanted me to do real work and not be lazy, little did he know I would become an historian" - Bruce Hevly +"There are only two kinds of math books: Those you cannot read beyond the first sentence, and those you cannot read beyond the first page" - Chen­Ning Yang +"The only difference between science and screwing around is writing it down" - Alex Jason +"Truth is in the eye of the beholder" - Ruth Hubbard +"Laws change depending on who's making them, but justice is justice" - Odo +"Trump hears that you don't like what Trump is doing" - Donald Trump +"There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs" - Ansel Adams +"If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe" - Carl Sagan +"Why does this same God tell me how to raise my children when he had to drown his" - Robert G Ingersoll +"With the first link, the chain is forged. The first speech censured, the first thought forbidden, the first freedom denied ­ chains us all irrevocably" - Aaron Satie +"We used to look up at the sky and wonder at our place in the stars, now we just look down and worry about our place in the dirt" - Joseph Cooper +"We’re still pioneers, we’ve barely begun. Our greatest accomplishments cannot be behind us, cause our destiny lies above us" - Joseph Cooper +"Mankind was born on Earth. It was never meant to die here" - Joseph Cooper +"When I look at myself in the first grade and I look at myself now, I’m basically the same" - Donald Trump +"Do not mistake composer for ease" - Tuvok