Dwight D. Eisenhower on Television #Quotes

““I can think of nothing more boring for the American people than to have to sit in their living rooms for a whole half hour looking at my face on their television screens.” Dwight D. Eisenhower 34th president of US … Continue reading →“

Edward Abbey on Tyranny #Quotes

““No tyranny is so irksome as petty tyranny: the officious demands of policemen, government clerks, and electromechanical gadgets.” Edward Abbey US radical environmentalist (1927 – 1989)”

Patrick Young on Weather #Quotes

““The trouble with weather forecasting is that it’s right too often for us to ignore it and wrong too often for us to rely on it.” Patrick Young”

Jay Leno Cynical Quote #Quotes

““Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime. Teach a man to create an artificial shortage of fish and he will eat steak.” Jay … Continue reading →“

Eugene McCarthy on Politics #Quotes

““It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.” Eugene McCarthy US politician (1916 – 2005)”

Ernest Benn on Politics #Quotes

““Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it whether it exists or not, diagnosing it incorrectly, and applying the wrong remedy.” Ernest Benn”

James Thorpe on Work #Quotes

““Household tasks are easier and quicker when they are done by somebody else.” James Thorpe US football player & track athlete (1888 – 1953)”

John Kenneth Galbraith on Thinking #Quotes

““The conventional view serves to protect us from the painful job of thinking.” John Kenneth Galbraith US (Canadian-born) administrator & economist (1908 – 2006)”

E. V. Lucas on Tardiness #Quotes

““I have noticed that the people who are late are often so much jollier than the people who have to wait for them.” E. V. Lucas”

Abraham Lincoln on Tact #Quotes

““Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.” Abraham Lincoln 16th president of US (1809 – 1865)”

Nikola Tesla on Scientists #Quotes

““The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane.” Nikola Tesla, Modern Mechanics and Inventions. July, 1934 US (Serbian-born) electrical inventor (1857 – 1943)”

Harlan Ellison’s Funny Quote #Quotes

““The two most common elements in the universe are Hydrogen and stupidity.” Harlan Ellison US science fiction author & screenwriter (1934 – )”