Arthur Cayley Quotes
Projective geometry is all geometry.
Quotes from other Authors
Safety from external danger is the most powerful director of national conduct. Even the ardent love of liberty will, after a time, give way to its dictates.
The worst food you'll ever eat will probably be prepared by a 'cook' who calls himself a 'chef.' Mark my words.
You can't be a playwright without believing there's an audience for adventurous work.
David Henry Hwang
Any song I have to work on longer than a day, I just leave it. It's not gonna work. Everything that's good is really instant.
We are more often treacherous through weakness than through calculation.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Almost the first thing I did when I became ill was to buy a truly good television set.
I now have two kids of my own in college, so I know how important it is that we keep the dream alive for every family and I share the concern about rising tuition costs.
Open your newspaper - any day of the week - and you will find a report from somewhere in the world of someone being imprisoned, tortured or executed because his opinions or religion are unacceptable to his government.
The meme for blind faith secures its own perpetuation by the simple unconscious expedient of discouraging rational inquiry.
When I hear somebody say 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask 'Compared to what?'
We've got teams and other countries have teams. Right now, we are going to their countries; we're finding the best athletes; we're bringing them to our team. We're training them, we're making them awesome, and sending them back to beat us. We've got to stop that.
Any act often repeated soon forms a habit; and habit allowed, steady gains in strength, At first it may be but as a spider's web, easily broken through, but if not resisted it soon binds us with chains of steel.
A lot of old guys in movies are like cowboys - they talk like cowboys and they dress like cowboys.
As a kid I read Jules Verne, Herbert George Wells, and a few others. As an adult have admired Leonardo da Vinci's drawings and notebooks.