|Proverbs, aphorisms, quotations (English)||by Linux fortune|
|What if nothing exists and we're all in somebody's dream? Or what's worse,|
what if only that fat guy in the third row exists?
-- Woody Allen, "Without Feathers"
|Call on God, but row away from the rocks.|
-- Indian proverb
|If there is no wind, row.|
-- Polish proverb
|An interpretation _I satisfies a sentence in the table language if and only if|
each entry in the table designates the value of the function designated by the
function constant in the upper-left corner applied to the objects designated
by the corresponding row and column labels.
-- Genesereth & Nilsson, "Logical foundations of Artificial
|If he once again pushes up his sleeves in order to compute for 3 days|
and 3 nights in a row, he will spend a quarter of an hour before to
think which principles of computation shall be most appropriate.
-- Voltaire, "Diatribe du docteur Akakia"
|Row, row, row your bits, gently down the stream...|
|I want you to organize my PASTRY trays ... my TEA-TINS are gleaming in|
formation like a ROW of DRUM MAJORETTES -- please don't be FURIOUS with me --
|If you took all of the grains of sand in the world, and lined|
them up end to end in a row, you'd be working for the government!
-- Mr. Interesting
|I have just had eighteen whiskeys in a row. I do believe that is a record.|
-- Dylan Thomas, his last words
|There are people who find it odd to eat four or five Chinese meals|
in a row; in China, I often remind them, there are a billion or so
people who find nothing odd about it.
-- Calvin Trillin