Archive for the ‘competition’ Category

Richards, 66, confirmed that his nickname for Jagger is “Your Majesty” or “Brenda.”

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“It’s a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one’s safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract.”
– Alan B. Shepherd

Monday, November 15th, 2010

“In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.”
– Charles Darwin

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

“We do ‘custom-tailor’ mice. We view them as the canvas upon which we do these genetic transplantations.”
– Howard B. Rosen

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

“PowerPoint makes us stupid.”
– Gen. James N. Mattis

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

“Those that know how to win are much more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.”
– Polybius

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

“I believe strongly that this country has to get off oil. The electrification of the automobile is inevitable.”
– Bob Lutz

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

“Decide no suit, until you have heard both sides speak.”
– Chiron

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“A rat who gnaws at a cat’s tail invites destruction.”
– Chinese Proverb

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“I do not prize the word ‘cheap.’ It is not a badge of honor. It is a symbol of despair. Cheap prices make for cheap goods; cheap goods make for cheap men; and cheap men make for a cheap country.”
– William McKinley

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Conquest is easy. Control is not.”
– James T. Kirk

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“America was born of revolt, flourished on dissent, became great through experimentation.”
– Henry Steele Commager

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed.”
– Chinese Proverb

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“If you lose your ability to fail, soon you will lose your ability to succeed.”
– Jeb Hensarling

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“Linux: The OS people choose without $200,000,000 of persuasion.”
– Mike Coleman

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“If the current stylistic distinctions between open-source and commercial software persist, an open-software revolution could lead to yet another divide between haves and have-nots: those with the skills and connections to make use of free software, and those who must pay high prices for increasingly dated commercial offerings.”
– Scientific American

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“I am using Linux every day to up my productivity – so up yours!”
– Joe Sloan

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative, original thinker unless you can also sell what you create.”
– David Ogilvy

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“The thrill of victory, the agony of defeat.”
– Jim McCay

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

“To finish first, you must first finish.”
– Rick Mears

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“There is nothing I can do about what’s in the rearview mirror, and if I go fast, that which is behind me will disappear more rapidly.”
– Colin Powell

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you.”
– Satchel Paige

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Imitations do not stand a fair chance in surviving in competition with originals.”
– Soichiro Honda

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Newman’s first law: It is useless to put on your brakes when you’re upside down.”
– Paul Newman

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“It never gets easier, you just go faster.”
– Greg LeMond

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Movement is tranquility dear boy.”
– Stirling Moss

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“I’m in the wrong business. I don’t want to beat anybody, I don’t want to be the big hero.”
– Phil Hill

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“If you can’t beat them, arrange to have them beaten.”
– George Carlin

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

“Do not let a small dispute injure a great relationship.”
– Dalai Lama

Monday, March 8th, 2010

“Always learn the rules so you can break them properly.”
– Dalai Lama

Monday, March 8th, 2010

“You’re part of their strategies. You are partisan, what do you call it, hacks.”
– Jon Stewart

Monday, March 8th, 2010

“A long dispute means both parties are wrong.”
– Voltaire

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“The word is no. I am therefore going anyway.”
– James T. Kirk

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“The more they overthink the plumbing, the easier it is to stop up the drain.”
– Scotty

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

“A town that cannot support a lawyer can always support two.”
– Lyndon Johnson

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“I taught them everything they know, but not everything I know.”
– James Brown

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

“We decided to settle this argument … with a race!”
- Jeremy Clarkson

Sunday, February 28th, 2010