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Old 10th May 2017, 11:49
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Never forget that three is ALWAYS greater than two – even for very large values of two

God said, "div D = rho, div B = 0, curl E = - δB/δt, curl H = J + δD/δt," and there was light.

"That was a great speech, Mr President. Every thinking American will vote for you."
"That's not enough. I need a majority."

A diplomat is a man who can persuade his wife she would look fat in a mink coat

An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support

You cannot reason a person out of a position he did not reason himself into in the first place

Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed quietly and unobtrusively, by someone else. I just don't happen to think it's an appropriate subject for an 'ethic'

"Insisting on perfect safety is for people who don't have the balls to live in the real world."
(Mary Shafer, JPL)

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