Month: June 2010

Quotes of the Day 2010-6-3

It’s OK, you’re a Goonie and Goonies always make mistakes…just don’t make any more! -Mikey, The Goonies Goonies never say die! Bonus second quote, best line of the movie: Francis Fratelli: Tell us everything! Everything! Chunk: OK! I’ll talk! In third grade, I cheated on my history exam. In fourth grade, I stole my uncle …

Quote of the Day 2010-6-2

Treat a man as he appears to be, and you make him worse. But treat a man as if he were what he potentially could be, and you make him what he should be. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Bonus trivia: von Goethe was a German polymath whose work spanned poetry, drama, literature, theology, philosophy, natural …

Quote of the Day 2010-6-1

Most people, if you describe a train of events to them, will tell you what the result would be. They can put those events together in their minds, and argue from them that something will come to pass. There are few people, however, who, if you told them a result, would be able to evolve …