Notable Quotable


November 1, 2006

Sorry, I haven’t had time to collect the dozens of quotes needed to resume doing these regularly (it’s hard because I have to sift through the archives to see that I don’t duplicate), but I got this from an episode of CSI “Ambition is the last refuge of failure.” Oscar Wilde

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July 20, 2006

“If your Christian conversion did not reverse the direction of your life, if it did not transform it, then you’re not converted at all. You are simply a victim of the ‘Ask Jesus’ heresy” A.W. Tozer

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September 13, 2005

“The scientific name for an animal that doesn’t either run from or fight its enemies is lunch.” Michael Friedman

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August 31, 2005

“I could prove God statistically.” George Gallup

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August 22, 2005

“Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists agrees on something or other, reach for your wallet, because you’re being had.” Michael Crichton

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July 29, 2005

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” Mark Twain

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July 19, 2005

“I can’t help but feel that this has been a waste of four years of my life and thousands of dollars of my parents’ money. I think I would have been better off with an annotated bibliography and a library card.” Alec Campbell – University of Toronto, class of 2002

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July 18, 2005

“Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.” Albert Einstein

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July 15, 2005

“If an exchange between two parties is voluntary, it will not take place unless both believe they will benefit from it. Most economic fallacies derive from the neglect of this simple insight, from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.” Milton […]

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July 14, 2005

“It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” Epictetus

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