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commit d5d2551735d30a06a9babe5b3a76ea2fae0e818d
parent 00c8fa120a3f0b8bf2d434bb01906d4d0b9027e5
Author: Ed van Bruggen <edvb@uw.edu>
Date:   Fri, 18 Jun 2021 01:06:55 -0700

Add more quotes

Mdata/quotes.yaml | 13+++++++++++--
1 file changed, 11 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/data/quotes.yaml b/data/quotes.yaml @@ -1,6 +1,5 @@ quotes: - [ "There is no terror in a bang, only in the anticipation of it", "Alfred Hitchcock" ] - - [ "Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety", "Ben Franklin" ] - [ "It seems that perfection is achieved not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing more to subtract" ] - [ "Remember to always be yourself... Unless you suck", "Josh Whedon" ] - [ "Those who do not move, do not notice their chains", "Rosa Luxemburg" ] @@ -35,7 +34,7 @@ quotes: - [ "To look at people in capitalist society and conclude that human nature is egoism, is like looking at people in a factory where pollution is destroying their lungs and saying that it is human nature to cough", "Andrew Collier" ] - [ "Choose a major you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life, because that field probably isn't hiring" ] - [ "Great minds think a like, but fools seldom differ" ] - - [ "Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as in ancient Greek republics: freedom for slave owners", "Lenin" ] + - [ "Freedom in capitalist society always remains about the same as in ancient Greek republics: freedom for slave owners", "Vladimir Lenin" ] - [ "I have no country to fight for: my country is the earth and I am a citizen of the world", "Eugene V Debs" ] - [ "The leaders come and go, but the people remain. Only the people are immortal", "I.V. Dzhugashvili" ] - [ "It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere", "Voltaire" ] @@ -285,9 +284,11 @@ quotes: - [ "As I discuss in my book, Earth in the Balance, and the much more popular, Harry Potter and the Balance of Earth, we need to defend our planet from pollution as well as dark wizards", "Al Gore" ] - [ "I’m so embarrassed. I wish everybody else was dead", "Bender Bending Rodríguez" ] - [ "Anything less than immortality is a complete waste of time", "Bender Bending Rodríguez" ] + - [ "Tabloids are vitamins for the insecure" ] - [ "There's only three things Rudy Giuliani mentions in a sentence: a noun, a verb, and 9/11", "Joe Biden" ] - [ "Art should be in the hands of everyone, we shouldn't have to waste our lives to make it", "Joel Haver" ] - [ "The speed of technological advancement is not nearly as important as short term quarterly gains", "Quark" ] + - [ "Yesterday is heavy, put it down" ] - [ "These men are all talk; What is needed is action ­ action!", "John Brown" ] - [ "Caution, Sir! I am eternally tired of hearing that word caution. It is nothing but the word of cowardice!", "John Brown" ] - [ "The truth is usually just an excuse for a lack of imagination", "Elim Garak" ] @@ -296,3 +297,11 @@ quotes: - [ "The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim", "Edsger Dijkstra" ] - [ "Variety is the spice of life, except for actual spices" ] - [ "This quote only looks profound when it's in a script font over a sunset", "Randall Munroe" ] + - [ "You can safely assume you've created god in your own image when it turns out that god hates all the same people you do", "Anne Lamott" ] + - [ "I have always found it quaint, and rather touching, that there is a movement in the US that thinks Americans are not yet selfish enough", "Christopher Hitchens" ] + - [ "You must have your heart on fire and your brain on ice", "Vladimir Lenin" ] + - [ "If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor", "Desmond Tutu" ] + - [ "Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; truth isn't", "Mark Twain" ] + - [ "Everyone knows what an American sounds like, except the Americans", "Dominic West" ] + - [ "There is a crack in everything, thats how the light gets in", "Leonard Cohen" ] + - [ "A window covered with raindrops interets me more than a photograph of a famous person", "Saul Leiter" ]