Wednesday, August 15, 2012

10 Great Douglas Adams Quotes

 Here are some of author, Douglas Adam's, very best quotes.  Some are meant for reflection others for inspiration. Enjoy!   

 “The cost of powerful computers, which used to be around the level of jet aircraft, is now down amongst the color television sets and still dropping like a stone…In other words the cost of connection is rapidly approaching zero, and for a very simple reason: the value of the web increases with every single additional person who joins it.” Douglas Adams Quotes, How to Stop Worrying and Learn to Love the Internet

"There is no problem so complicated that you can't find a very simple answer to it if you look at it the right way." Or, to put it another way, "The future of computer power is pure simplicity". Douglas Adams Quotes, Frank The Vandal

“Some of the most revolutionary new ideas come from spotting something old to leave out rather than thinking of something new to put in.” Douglas Adams Quotes, What Have We Got to Lose?

Solutions nearly always come from the direction you least expect, which means there’s no point trying to look in that direction because it won’t be coming from there.” Douglas Adams Quotes

“A learning experience is one of those things that say, ‘You know that thing you just did? Don’t do that.’” Douglas Adams Quotes

“The world is a thing of utter inordinate complexity and richness and strangeness that is absolutely awesome. I mean the idea that such complexity can arise not only out of such simplicity, but probably absolutely out of nothing, is the most fabulous extraordinary idea.” Douglas Adams Quotes

“Let us think the unthinkable, let us do the undoable, let us prepare to grapple with the ineffable itself, and see if we may not eff it after all.” Douglas Adams Quotes

“One of the great things about growing older and getting things like freebie holidays is that you can finally get to do all those things that you used to despise other people for doing: sitting around on a sundeck wearing sunglasses that cost about a year's student grant, ordering up grotesque indulgences on room service, being pampered and waited on hand and foot by…” Douglas Adams Quotes

The chances of finding out what’s really going on in the universe are so remote, the only thing to do is hang the sense of it and keep yourself occupied” Douglas Adams Quotes

We all know that at some point in the future the Universe will come to an end and at some other point, considerably in advance from that but still not immediately pressing, the sun will explode. We feel there's plenty of time to worry about that, but on the other hand that's a very dangerous thing to say.” Douglas Adams Quotes

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