the one and only truly amazing katster (katster) wrote,
the one and only truly amazing katster

  • Mood:

Quotes to share with you all this morning...

...I found the Maggie Thatcher one to be funniest. (Speaking of which, the Brits have had Maggie, and the Canadians had Kim Campbell, however brief that was...why can't we run a woman for president? :P On the other hand, both Maggie and Kim were Conservatives, I guess that means the Republicans would have to run her...).

There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home. - Ken Olson, president, chairman and founder of Digital Equipment Corp., 1977.- Western Union internal memo, 1876.</b>

The wireless music box has no imaginable commercial value. Who would pay for a message sent to nobody in particular? - David Sarnoff's associates in response to his urgings for investment in the radio in the 1920s.

While theoretically and technically television may be feasible, commercially and financially it is an impossibility. - Lee DeForest, inventor.

Who the hell wants to hear actors talk? - H. M. Warner, Warner Brothers, 1927.

We don't like their sound, and guitar music is on the way out. - Decca Recording Co. rejecting the Beatles, 1962.

It will be years -- not in my time -- before a woman will become Prime Minister. - Margaret Thatcher, 1974.

I see no good reasons why the views given in this volume should shock the religious sensibilities of anyone. - Charles Darwin, The Origin Of Species, 1869.

There is not the slightest indication that nuclear energy will ever be obtainable. It would mean that the atom would have to be shattered at will. - Albert Einstein, 1932.

  • you don't need to say a word

    “Preach the Gospel at all times. When necessary, use words." --attributed to St. Francis of Assisi The other day, Fred Clark of slacktivist put…

  • (no subject)

    It's my birthday. I was going to write something, but it doesn't want to come out. Maybe tomorrow. This entry was originally posted at…

  • very picky vampires

    For those who weren't aware, my mother has leukemia. Again. She went through two bouts of leukemia in 2001 and 2004, the latter ending in a stem cell…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.