Wisdom Quotes

A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.

-- Doug Larson
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Author: The Idiot Apr 16, 2008
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Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.

-- Bertrand Russell
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Author: The Idiot Apr 11, 2008
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Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.

-- Henri Poincare
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Author: The Idiot Jan 30, 2008
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Only exceptionally rational men can afford to be absurd.

-- Allan Goldfein
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Author: The Idiot Jan 30, 2008
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The average person thinks he isn't.

-- Father Larry Lorenzoni
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Author: The Idiot Jan 30, 2008
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It has always been the prerogative of children and half-wits to point out that the emperor has no clothes. But the half-wit remains a half-wit, and the emperor remains an emperor.

-- Neil Gaiman
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Author: The Idiot Jan 30, 2008
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