So I'm there.
It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.
Arthur C. Clarke (1917 - )
A truism that the human race appears determined to prove.
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
Mark Twain (1835 - 1910)
You CAN'T go wrong with Twain. Everything the man SAID is quotable. This one's no exception.
Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions.
G. K. Chesterton (1874 - 1936)
Oh GOd, that someone whould apply this to Security Theater and all its ramifications....
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900), An Ideal Husband, 1893, Act I
...or before coffee, anyway. I'm ALWAYS brilliant with coffee on hand....
The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
Dorothy Parker (1893 - 1967), (attributed)
Go thou forth, therefore, and succumb to wonder.