In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.
Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.
It is nobler to declare oneself wrong than to insist on being right - especially when one is right.
I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it.
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Art is either plagiarism or revolution.
There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing.
There are two kinds of light — the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures.
The outcome of any serious research can only be to make two questions grow where only one grew before.
It is not bigotry to be certain we are right; but it is bigotry to be unable to imagine how we might possibly have gone wrong.
When I do good I feel good, when I do bad I feel bad, and that's my religion.
There's no inherent meaning in information. It's what we do with that information that matters.
This isn't right. This isn't even wrong.
Love me or hate me, but spare me your indifference.
one dot, that's on or off, defines what is and what is not, one dot
. . . sports are something one does, not something one watches on TV.
. . . we would agree that the resulting composition of zeroes and ones would not convey ideas.
Court Opinion overturning the preliminary injunction preventing publication of the DeCSS source code
Either you're rich, or you're poor. The situation is becoming as bipolar as the day room at Belview.
Dennis Miller Live Rant
The software business is binary. You're either a one or a zero.
If patterns of ones and zeros were "like" patterns of human lives and death, if everything about an individual could be represented in a computer record by a long string of ones and zeros, then what kind of creature would be represented by a long string of lives and deaths?
The product itself was a very long string of ones and zeroes that, when properly installed and coddled, gave you the ability to manipulate other very long strings of ones and zeroes.
But let your communication be, Yea, yea; Nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.