Referring Quotes

“I don't know; every man has his breaking point.” :...

“I don't know; every man has his breaking point.” : Red ( referring to the possibility of his friend Andy committing suicide in movie 'The Shawshank Redemption')
📅︎ Jan 14
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I was wondering if I could receive help in finding a specific quote? The one I'm referring to cov...

I was wondering if I could receive help in finding a specific quote? The one I'm referring to covers hyperinflation in the Weimar Republic, ending with the statement that a German man had enough in his savings to purchase a train ticket home and a length of rope to hang himself. Could anybody help?
📅︎ Jan 07
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"Artificial general intelligences should be humanized and assigned a gender. Referring to 'i...

"Artificial general intelligences should be humanized and assigned a gender. Referring to 'it' as 'he' or 'she' instead would serve to make them and their decisions more 'realistic' in the public imagination, and thus more terrifying. We should all be terrified of AI." - Ravi Silari
📅︎ Jun 13
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"Quote me as saying that that Imperial bastard will never set foot in Louisiana, and that when I...

"Quote me as saying that that Imperial bastard will never set foot in Louisiana, and that when I call him a sonofabitch I am not using profanity, but am referring to the circumstances of his birth." --Governor of Louisiana Huey Long, when the head of the KKK threatened to campaign in his state.
📅︎ Sep 22
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Mahabharata says Karna was not born out of his mother's womb. This means people then were awa...

Mahabharata says Karna was not born out of his mother's womb. This means people then were aware of genetic science. There must have been a plastic surgeon who fixed an elephant's head on Ganesha - Narendra Modi (Indian PM) referring to the advances India had made in times of Mahabharata
📅︎ Oct 27
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"You should mention that to your previous sentence." - Jon Stewart, referring ...

"You should mention that to your previous sentence." - Jon Stewart, referring to Senator McCain's statement, "Senator Obama and his allies in Congress infused unnecessary partisanship into the process. Now is not the time to fix the blame."
📅︎ Aug 28
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