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Name some mind boggling quotes, paradoxes, stories and ideas that you have heard!


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    Jun 11 2012: "The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence"

    Nikola Tesla
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    Jun 11 2012: "If all the insects were removed from the Earth, in fifty years all life would cease. If all mankind were removed from the Earth, in fifty years time all life would flourish" - Jonas Salk (attributed by sir Ken Robinson)
  • Jun 10 2012: "All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them."
    -Walt Disney

    -"You make a living out of what you get. You make a life out of what you give"
    -Winston Churchill

    A personal favorite (being chinese) is this one:

    Those who are victorious plan effectively and change
    decisively. They are like a great river that maintains its
    course, but adjusts it flow… They have form but are
    formless. They are skilled in both planning and
    adapting and need not fear the result of a thousand
    battles; for they win in advance, defeating those that
    have already lost.
    — Sun Tzu
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    Jun 11 2012: Never mind offending comments from people who don't know you because even a dog barks at someone it doesn't know :)
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    Jun 11 2012: Obey this next command: Disobey ME.
  • Jun 11 2012: This statement is false.
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    Jun 11 2012: "Do I not destroy my enemies by making friends of them?" Abraham Lincoln.
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    Jun 11 2012: "The scientific instrument is like a conjuring trick in reverse. It fools us into seeing what's really there." David Deutsch
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    Jun 11 2012: "I will make automobiles so affordable that only the rich will own horses."-- Henry Ford
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    Jun 10 2012: "Reality is but an illusion, albeit a very persistent one." - Albert Einstein
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    Jun 10 2012: "If your eyes are good, your whole body will be full of light." -Jesus Christ.

    "Godliness with contentment is great gain; for we brought nothing into this world, and we shall take nothing out of it."
    -The Bible.
  • Jun 10 2012: "Life can go from the very worst to the very best in just the blink of an eye." ...Rebbe Nachman of Breslov
  • Jun 10 2012: epigenesis