And the Devil asked me to supper,
he said "Careful with the spoons"
And God said "Oh ignore him.
I've got all your albums"
I said "Yes, but who's got all the tunes?"
Robyn Hitchcock "When I was Dead"
"A sandwich?!? What kind of stupid wish is that!?! Talk about a failure of
imagination! I'd ask for a trillion billion dollars, my own space shuttle,
and a private continent!"
"I got my
- Calvin & Hobbes
I don't make predictions. I never have and I never will.
Knowing is not enough, you must apply.
Willing is not enough, you must do.
Bruce Lee. posted by Thomas B. Stanley (firstname.lastname@example.org
I think of the oak beams in the ceiling of College Hall at New
College, Oxford. Last century, when the beams needed replacing,
carpenters used oak trees that had been planted in 1386 when the
dining hall was first built. The 14th century builder had planted the
trees in anticipation of the time, hundreds of years in the future,
when the beams would need replacing. Did the carpenters plant new
trees to replace the beams again a few hundred years from now?
Danny Hillis in Wired
See also: My Collected Quotes