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  38d
“A copy is just an identical image. There is the possibility that a single virus could destroy an entire set of systems and copies do not give rise to variety and originality. Life
  38d
perpetuates itself through diversity and this includes the ability to sacrifice itself when necessary. Cells repeat the process of degeneration and regeneration until one day they die,
  38d
obliterating an entire set of memory and information. Only genes remain. Why continually repeat this cycle? Simply to survive by avoiding the weaknesses of an
  38d
unchanging system.” - Ghost in the Shell
  37d
“The real danger are the self contained types like you.” - High Rise
  35d
"Nothing will remain of you: not a name in a register, not a memory in a living brain. You will be annihilated in the past as well as in the future.
  35d
You will never have existed." — Nineteen Eighty-Four
  30d
“What we do now echoes in eternity.” ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
  28d
What goes around comes around
  28d
"Happiness is the feeling that power increases - that resistance is being overcome." - Friedrich Nietzsche
  28d
“I am losing precious days. I am degenerating into a machine for making money. I am learning nothing in this trivial world of men. I must break away and get out into the
  28d
mountains to learn the news” ― John Muir
  25d
"I don't care that they stole my idea. I care that they don't have any of their own." - Nikola Tesla
  20d
"Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition." - Adam Smith
  18d
“I felt despair. The word’s overused and banalified now, despair, but it’s a serious word, and I’m using it seriously. For me it denotes a simple admixture — a weird yearning for
  18d
death combined with a crushing sense of my own smallness and futility that presents as a fear of death. It’s maybe close to what people call dread or angst. But it’s not these things,
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quite. It’s more like wanting to die in order to escape the unbearable feeling of becoming aware that I’m small and weak and selfish and going without any doubt at all to die.
  18d
It’s wanting to jump overboard.” ― David Foster Wallace, A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments
  18d
"Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner." -Lao Tzu
  17d
"If I'd asked customers what they wanted, they would have told me, 'A faster horse' " - Henry Ford & “It’s not the customer’s job to know what they want” - Steve Jobs
  16d
"If you want peace, prepare for war" - Vegetius
  12d
"This too shall pass" - Edward Fitzgerald
  4d
"The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine." - Mike Murdock
  3d
"If you want something you've never had, You must be willing to do something you've never done." - Thomas Jefferson
  3d
Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely. -Lord Acton, Letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton, 1887
  2h
"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change." - Wayne Dyer