Archive for the 'Quotes' Category

Quote of the Day

[link] Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

“At some point soon it will almost be more embarrassing for a retailer if you haven’t been hacked than if you have”.

Benedict Evans

Quote of the Day

[link] Saturday, October 11th, 2014

“Nothing pleases people more than to go on thinking what they have always thought, at at the same time imagining that they are thinking something new and daring: it combines the advantage of security and the delight of adventure”.

TS Eliot

Quote of the day

[link] Saturday, September 27th, 2014

“The law is just politics frozen in time.”

Marcus Raskin

Quote of the Day

[link] Monday, September 15th, 2014

We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.

Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt

Quote of the Day

[link] Sunday, September 14th, 2014

You know what a learning experience is? A learning experience is one of those things that says, “You know that thing you just did? Don’t do that.”

Douglas Adams in The Salmon of Doubt

Quote of the Day

[link] Thursday, September 11th, 2014

“There is no harm in being sometimes wrong; especially if one is promptly found out.”

John Maynard Keynes

Amen to that.

Quote of the day

[link] Saturday, September 6th, 2014

“If our data is the new oil of the 21st century, then how come we’re not all sheikhs?”

Hannes Grassegger

Quote of the Day

[link] Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

“I don’t mind what anybody says about me, so long as it isn’t true”.

Truman Capote

Quote of the Day

[link] Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

“Nostalgia is like a grammar lesson: you find the present tense, and the past perfect…”

Andrew McAfee

Quote of the Day

[link] Monday, July 28th, 2014

“The internet is the first thing humans have built that humans don’t understand.”

– Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman, Google

Well, some humans. The ones at Google understand it only too well.