Douglas Adams Quotes.
Working out the social politics of who you can trust and why is, quite literally, what a very large part of our brain has evolved to do.
I think the idea of art kills creativity.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing noise they make as they go by.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
I wanted to be a writer-performer like the Pythons. In fact, I wanted to be John Cleese, and it took me some time to realise that the job was, in fact, taken.
Would it save you a lot of time if I just gave up and went mad now?
Every country is like a particular type of person. America is like a belligerent, adolescent boy; Canada is like an intelligent, 35-year-old woman. Australia is like Jack Nicholson. It comes right up to you and laughs very hard in your face in a highly threatening and engaging manner.
To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.
What the computer in virtual reality enables us to do is to recalibrate ourselves so that we can start seeing those pieces of information that are invisible to us but have become important for us to understand.
If you really want to understand something, the best way is to try and explain it to someone else.
If you try and take a cat apart to see how it works, the first thing you have on your hands is a nonworking cat.
The Guide is definitive. Reality is frequently inaccurate.
We have normality. I repeat, we have normality. Anything you still can’t cope with is therefore your own problem.
Don’t you understand that we need to be childish in order to understand? Only a child sees things with perfect clarity, because it hasn’t developed all those filters which prevent us from seeing things that we don’t expect to see.