Post Interesting Quotes
Posted 10 October 2017 - 03:32 PM
Posted 12 October 2017 - 12:20 PM
"Our senses enable us to perceive only a minute portion of the outside world." - Nikola Tesla
Posted 12 October 2017 - 02:03 PM
"To those who say derogatory things about colonialism, I would say colonialism is a wonderful thing. It spread civilization to Africa. Before it they had no written language, no wheel as we know it, no schools, no hospitals, not even normal clothing." - Ian Smith
Posted 12 October 2017 - 02:12 PM
"Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder." - Arnold J. Toynbee
Posted 15 October 2017 - 08:24 AM
"Man is entitled by birthright to a share of the earth's produce sufficient to fill the needs of his existence." - Napoleon Bonaparte
Posted 05 November 2017 - 03:08 PM
"Interestingly, some of these conditioned genes work only if they come from the mother. If that same gene is inherited from the father, it is deactivated."
Posted 17 November 2017 - 02:27 PM
“When, for instance, the belief in the God Wotan vanished and nobody thought of him anymore, the phenomenon originally called Wotan remained; nothing changed but its name, as National Socialism has demonstrated on a grand scale. A collective movement consists of millions of individuals, each of whom shows the symptoms of Wotanism and proves thereby that Wotan in reality never died, but has retained his original vitality and autonomy. Our consciousness only imagines that it has lost its Gods; in reality they are still there and it only needs a certain general condition in order to bring them back in full force." - Carl Jung
Edited by serenesam, 17 November 2017 - 02:27 PM.
Posted 26 November 2017 - 02:43 PM
“Fascism, Nazism, Communism and Socialism are only superficial variations of the same monstrous theme—collectivism.” - Ayn Rand
Edited by serenesam, 26 November 2017 - 03:00 PM.
Posted 02 December 2017 - 11:08 AM
"She saw such power in his broad over-muscled torso and such intense focus in his sharp grey eyes she wondered she was not repelled by Loken. He was a killing machine, created and trained to deal death, but she couldn't stop watching and blink-clicking images of his heroic physique.” - Galaxy in Flames by Ben Counter
Posted 02 December 2017 - 11:20 AM
“Being nationalistic in the sense in which it is now demanded by public opinion would, it seems to me, be for us who are more spiritual not mere insipidity but dishonesty, a deliberate deadening of our better will and conscience.” - Friedrich Nietzsche
Posted 03 December 2017 - 09:39 AM
Posted 24 December 2017 - 10:09 AM
"There is no female Mozart because there is no female Jack the Ripper." - Camille Paglia
Posted 07 January 2018 - 11:00 AM
"I rewrote half your algorithms." - Number Six, from Battlestar Galactica.
Posted 11 January 2018 - 05:00 PM
“If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.” ― Noam Chomsky
Posted 12 January 2018 - 01:03 PM
"Academics lack perspective. In a debate on whether the world is round, they would argue, 'No,' because it's an oblate spheroid. They suffer from 'the curse of knowledge': the inability to imagine what it's like not to know something that they know." - Steven Pinker
Posted 12 January 2018 - 01:18 PM