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Ten Random Quotes

"In the information age, you don't teach philosophy as they did after feudalism. You perform it. If Aristotle were alive today he'd have a talk show."
Timothy Leary

"I like thinking big. If you're going to be thinking anything, you might as well think big."
Donald Trump

"In New York City we need police officers to protect even the dead."
William J. Dean

"Science is what you know, philosophy is what you don't know."
Bertrand Russell

"President Bush spent last night calling world leaders to support the war with Iraq and it is sad when the most powerful man on earth is yelling, 'I know you're there, pick up, pick up."
Craig Kilborn

"People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company."
Jeremy Collier

"I think it is inevitable that people program poorly. Training will not substantially help matters. We have to learn to live with it."
Alan Perlis

"They appear but here and there swimming in the vasty deep."
Virgil

"A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions."
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

"Man has to awaken to wonder - and so perhaps do peoples. Science is a way of sending him to sleep again."
Ludwig Wittgenstein

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