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Wisdom Quotes 76-80

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Wisdom Quotes
The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance – it is the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin

Turn your wounds into wisdom.
Oprah Winfrey

When written in Chinese, the word “crisis” is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
John F. Kennedy

The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
Alan Kay

The difference between chirping out of turn and a faux pas depends on what kind of a bar you’re in.
Wilson Mizner

Wisdom Quotes 61-65

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Wisdom Quotes

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

It is much more difficult to measure nonperformance than performance.
Harold S. Geneen

It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them.

Perspective is worth 80 IQ points.
Alan Kay

Rarely promise, but, if lawful, constantly perform.
William Penn

Technology Quotes 61-65

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Technology Quotes
People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware. 
Alan Kay 

Real programmers can write assembly code in any language. 
Larry Wall 

The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting. 
Dave Barry 

The Internet treats censorship as a malfunction and routes around it. 
John Perry Barlow 

The Linux philosophy is 'Laugh in the face of danger'. Oops. Wrong One. 'Do it yourself'. Yes, that's it. 
Linus Torvalds

Technology Quotes 51-55

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Technology Quotes
Technology has to be invented or adopted. 
Jared Diamond 

The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited. 
Alan Kay 

The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do. 
B. F. Skinner 

The research rat of the future allows experimentation without manipulation of the real world. This is the cutting edge of modeling technology. 
John Spencer 

We will create a civilization of the Mind in Cyberspace. May it be more humane and fair than the world your governments have made before. 
John Perry Barlow