Life does not consist mainly, or even largely, of facts and happenings. It consists mainly of the storm of thought that is forever flowing through one's head. ~Mark Twain

“Any fool can make something complicated. It takes a genius to make it simple.” ~Woody Guthrie

“Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities” ~Voltaire

Goodhart’s Law: “When a measure becomes a target, it ceases to be a good measure,” avec Campbell’s Law: The more a metric is used, the more likely it is to “corrupt the process it is intended to monitor.”

“Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.” ~GeorgeOrwell

“Create what you would like to use and/or use what you would like to have created” ~RzR

“The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance — it is the illusion of knowledge” ~Daniel Boorstin

“Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed : everything else is public relations.” ~George Orwell

“Either we all live in a decent world, or nobody does.” ~George Orwell

People who deny the existence of robots may be robots themselves

“I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.” -Bill Cosby

“They who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety” –

“The environment is so full of television, party political broadcasts and advertising campaigns that you hardly need to do anything.” (JG Ballard)

“War is a rich man's terrorism; Terrorism is a poor man's war.” –

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible, make violent revolution inevitable.” – John F. Kennedy

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