Turing believes machines think Turing lies with men Therefore machines do not...– alan turing (via letters of note)
There is never a bad reason to end a relationship. Exit through every door.– stephen elliot, THE DAILY RUMPUS 7/11/12 (also via)
“The thing about fame is that fame in its current sense had not really existed before the twentieth century. Back in previous eras, even if you were very, very well known, that would perhaps be amongst a thousand people at most, if you were pope or something. In the twentieth century, however, with these massive surges in communication, suddenly a different sort of fame was possible. ...