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Translation of the Latin "caveat emptor."
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Dumb and illiterate.
-- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"
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1.67563, or precisely 1,237.98712567 times the difference between
the distance to the sun and the weight of a small orange.
-- Terry Pratchett, "The Light Fantastic" (slightly modified)
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The attention span of a computer is only as long as its
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Nothing is as inevitable as a mistake whose time has come.
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U.S. of A.:
"Don't speak to the bus driver."
"It is strictly forbidden for passengers to speak to the driver."
"You are requested to refrain from speaking to the driver."
"What have you got to gain by speaking to the driver?"
"Don't answer the driver."
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Udall's Fourth Law:
Any change or reform you make is going to have consequences you
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Uncle Ed's Rule of Thumb:
Never use your thumb for a rule.
You'll either hit it with a hammer or get a splinter in it.
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Underlying Principle of Socio-Genetics:
Superiority is recessive.
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To reach a point, in your investigation of some subject, at which
you cease to examine what is really present, and operate on the
basis of your own internal model instead.