Tuesday, August 31, 2010

“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.”

        — Carl Bard

Monday, August 30, 2010

“You can safely assume you have created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.”

        — Ann Lamott

Sunday, August 29, 2010

“One man with courage makes a majority.”

        — Andrew Jackson

Saturday, August 28, 2010

“How come Steve Jobs liver can be replaced, but the battery in my iPod can’t be?”

        — Julias Shaw (@mentalartist)

Friday, August 27, 2010

“Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.”

        — Henry Van Dyke

Thursday, August 26, 2010

“If at first you don’t succeed, you’re running about average.”

        — M. H. Alderson

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

“There is only one success – to be able to spend your life in your own way.”

        — Christopher Morley

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

“Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.”

        — Plato

Monday, August 23, 2010

“The highest reward for a man’s toil is not what he gets for it but what he becomes by it.”

        — John Ruskin

Sunday, August 22, 2010

“If we have data, let’s look at data. If all we have are opinions, let’s go with mine.”

        — Jim Barksdale (former Netscape CEO)

Saturday, August 21, 2010

“If voting changed anything, they’d make it illegal”

        — Emma Goldman

Friday, August 20, 2010

“When you’re in that voting booth with just your conscience and a pen, take the pen because that’s all you’ll ever get out of them.”

Thursday, August 19, 2010

“Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it, and virtue is doing it.”

        — David Starr Jordan

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

“The freedom of others extends mine infinitely.”

        — May 1968 Graffiti #

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”

        — Hilary Cooper

Monday, August 16, 2010

“Eagles may soar high, but weasels don’t get sucked into jet engines.”

        — John Benfield

Sunday, August 15, 2010

“It was not a laugh but merely a loud smile.”

        — Unknown

Saturday, August 14, 2010

“We want structures that serve people, not people serving structures.”

        — May 1968 Graffiti #

Friday, August 13, 2010

“We’ve gotten to the point where everybody’s got a right and nobody’s got a responsibility”

        — Newton Minow

Thursday, August 12, 2010

“One irresponsible programmer can keep any five top-notch programmers busy.”

        — Eric Evans

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

“Institutions will try to preserve the problem to which they are the solution.”

        — Clay Shirky, South by Southwest 2010

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

“Bing is a great Website for doing Internet searches. I know that, because I Googled it.”

        — Stephen Colbert

Monday, August 9, 2010

“Law is nothing unless close behind it stands a warm living public opinion.”

        — Wendell Phillips

Sunday, August 8, 2010

“Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.”

        — Robert Anthony

Saturday, August 7, 2010

“There are 2 hard problems in computer science: cache invalidation, naming things, and off-by-1 errors.”

        — Leon Bambrick (@secretGeek)

Friday, August 6, 2010

“I remember when social networking was something that happened in person. How awkward.”

        — Caprice Crane

Thursday, August 5, 2010

“The word ‘politics’ is derived from the word ‘poly’, meaning ‘many’, and the word ‘ticks’, meaning ‘blood sucking parasites’.”

        — Larry Hardiman

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

        — Winston Churchill

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

“At some point the entire universe will become a black, cold, lifeless void. So pass me my damned coffee.”

        — Unknown

Monday, August 2, 2010

“Any sufficiently advanced information is indistinguishable from noise.”

Sunday, August 1, 2010

“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go.”

        — Oscar Wilde