Every revolutionary idea seems to evoke three stages of reaction. They may be summed up by the phrases: 1- It's completely impossible. 2- It's possible, but it's not worth doing. 3- I said it was a good idea all along.
Arthur C. Clarke
The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.
New ideas pass through three periods: 1) It can't be done. 2) It probably can be done, but it's not worth doing. 3) I knew it was a good idea all along!
When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong.
The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.
It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
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