I feel it is everybodies obligation to reach for the best in themselves and use that for the interest of mankind. -- Corneluis (comment on 'Are you going to change the world? (Really?)')
The greatest of all weaknesses is the fear of appearing weak. -- J. B. Bossuet, Politics from Holy Writ, 1709
Good work is no done by ‘humble’ men. -- H. Hardy, A mathematician's apology.
To do something well you have to love it. So to the extent you can preserve hacking as something you love, you're likely to do it well. Try to keep the sense of wonder you had about programming at age 14. If you're worried that your current job is rotting your brain, it probably is. -- Paul Graham.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. -- Benjamin Franklin
Dont give users the opportunity to lock themselves. -- unknown
You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame. –Erica Jong
Fortune sides with him who dares. ~Virgil
Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them. ~Vaibhav Shah
I would rather die of passion than of boredom. –Vincent van Gogh