Operates Quotes

"An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpe...

"An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpel and a rough-edged lancet, who operates beautifully on the dead and tortures the living." โ€” Nicholas Chamfort
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"It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but ...

"It is impossible to imagine the universe run by a wise, just and omnipotent God, but it is quite easy to imagine it run by a board of gods. If such a board actually exists it operates precisely like the board of a corporation that is losing money." -- H. L. Mencken
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 14
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"Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most i...

"Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking." -Buckminster Fuller
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 23
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Facebook operates on the model of...

Facebook operates on the model of "we might die any day."โ€”Antonio Garcรญa Martรญnez, "Chaos Monkeys" (2016)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 19
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"Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most im...

"Of course, our failures are a consequence of many factors, but possibly one of the most important is the fact that society operates on the theory that specialization is the key to success, not realizing that specialization precludes comprehensive thinking." - Buckminster Fuller
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 12
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"Power operates only destructively, bent always on forcing every manife...

"Power operates only destructively, bent always on forcing every manifestation of life into the straitjacket of its laws. Its intellectual form of expression is dead dogma, its physical form brute force." - Rudolf Rocker
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