Quote of the Day: 2001: A Space Odyssey

“Behind every man now alive stand thirty ghosts, for that is the ratio by which the dead outnumber the living. Since the dawn of time, roughly a hundred billion human beings have walked the planet Earth. Now this is an interesting number, for by a curious coincidence there are approximately a hundred billion stars inContinue reading “Quote of the Day: 2001: A Space Odyssey”

Quote of the Day: Random Quotes from Literature

Since I couldn’t find any quotes online from The Tragedy in the Commons, and I didn’t want to physically flip through each page looking for something good, I figured I would just give you random literature quotes I found. Hope you enjoy. P.S. Do you have any random literature quotes you like? Let me knowContinue reading “Quote of the Day: Random Quotes from Literature”

Quote of the Day: Mistborn The Final Empire

“Belief isn’t simply a thing for fair times and bright days…What is belief – what is faith – if you don’t continue in it after failure?…Anyone can believe in someone, or something that always succeeds…But failure…ah, now, that is hard to believe in, certainly and truly. Difficult enough to have value. Sometimes we just haveContinue reading “Quote of the Day: Mistborn The Final Empire”

Quote of the Day: Baroque Works

“Wake up princess, I’m tired of your useless ideals. It’s gotten pathetic. What good are your happy ideals if you can’t do anything to make them a reality? They’re nothing but dreams, and your dreams don’t stand a chance.”-Crocodile “Weakness is a sin.”-Crocodile “You might have lived wrongly as a man, or you might haveContinue reading “Quote of the Day: Baroque Works”

Quote of the Day: The Dumbest Generation

Not many quotes from this week’s book, so I’ve thrown in a few other quotes I thought fit the theme. Hope you enjoy, and let me know what you think of them, or throw in a quote of your own. “For education to happen, people must encounter worthwhile things outside their sphere of interest andContinue reading “Quote of the Day: The Dumbest Generation”

Quote of the Day: Books Books Books

“So many books, so little time.” ― Frank Zappa “A room without books is like a body without a soul.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero “The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.” ― Jane Austen, “Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” ― Mark Twain “FairyContinue reading “Quote of the Day: Books Books Books”