The difference between reality and fiction? Fiction has to make sense.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Technology: can’t live with it, can’t live without it.
Detta da un sacco di gente, tra i quali Steve Jobs alla NeXT Introduction del 1988
Questo Paese cattolico non tollera il successo.
B. Caprotti, nel suo testamento
Si vis pacem, para bellum.
Mi ritengo peggiore degli altri, ma non so quanti siano migliori di me.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good. Greed is right, greed works. Greed clarifies, cuts through, and captures the essence of the evolutionary spirit. Greed, in all of its forms; greed for life, for money, for love, knowledge has marked the upward surge of mankind.
G.Gekko (Wall Street, 1987)
Non importa quando muori: l’importante è arrivarci vivi.
Luck is a concept invented by the weak to explain their failures.
R.Swanson (Parks and Recreation)
Homo homini lupus
Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.