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10-04-2017, 04:57 PM
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The five ascending levels of intelligence: smart, intelligent, brilliant, genius, simple. ~ Albert Einstein

“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
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11-04-2017, 03:01 PM (This post was last modified: 11-04-2017 04:24 PM by Harvey.)
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"Was beweisbar ist, soll in der Wissenschaft nicht ohne Beweis geglaubt werden."
Richard Dedekind
 
(transl.: In science, what can be proved should not be believed without proof.)
 

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13-04-2017, 06:09 AM
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"No! I have joined alcoholics anonymous—I am drinking under an assumed name."
Brendan Behan (when asked by an old acquaintance if he had given up the drink altogether)
 

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13-04-2017, 04:47 PM
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"I realize, of course, that it's no shame to be poor. But it's no great honor, either."
Sheldon Harnick (If I were a rich man, from "Fiddler on the roof")
 

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14-04-2017, 03:52 PM (This post was last modified: 14-04-2017 05:27 PM by Harvey.)
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"But when you don't even believe yourself to be a human beeing, you crave nothing, and you dare nothing, either."

Olav H. Hauge, poet (in a diary entry, describing his first meeting with his wife
to be. Hauge, then in his sixties, had suffered from bouts of mental illness and
confinement to institutions for the mentally diseased for all of his adult life.)
 

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19-04-2017, 01:36 AM
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“I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.” ~ Oscar Wilde
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22-04-2017, 06:14 PM
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There go the people. I must follow them, for I am their leader.
~ Alexandre Auguste Ledru-Rollin

“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
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23-04-2017, 05:58 AM
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23-04-2017, 02:54 PM
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Those who promise us paradise on earth never produced anything but a hell.

Karl Popper.

The first revolt is against the supreme tyranny of theology, of the phantom of God. As long as we have a master in heaven, we will be slaves on earth.

Mikhail Bakunin.
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24-04-2017, 07:52 PM
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“I am quite sure now that often, very often, in matters concerning religion and politics a man’s reasoning powers are not above the monkey’s.”~Mark Twain
“Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills.”~ Ambrose Bierce
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