The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young.
Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900). Poet and Playwright. Père Lachaise Cemetery, Paris.
The answers you seek never come when the mind is busy, they come when the mind is still.
Film director Jean-Luc Godard is a pioneer of the French New Wave film movement. He prefers innovation and experimentation over more traditional values.
An octopus has three hearts. One heart circulates blood round the body and the other two pump blood through the gills.
Because it is copper based the blood of an octopus is blue or blue-green.
Heraclitus of Ephesus
Everything changes, and nothing stays the same.
Change is the only constant in your life.
The beginning is the most important part of the work, but keep in mind that the second mouse gets the cheese.
Mark Twain was known for his humor. He was born when Halley's Comet appeared and predicted he would "go out with it". Twain died the day after the comet returned.
Geniuses like Albert Einstein “think different” in ways regular people cannot understand and often try to oppose.
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Famous for creating the screenplay for the file “2001: A Space Odyssey”, considered to be one of the best films of all time, Arthur Charles Clarke was a science fiction writer who had an optimistic view of science empowering mankind.
Sci-Fi often uses elements like advanced technology to explore potential consequences of science and to entertain by showing alternative possible worlds and futures.
In his works Franz Kafka explores themes of alienation, existential anxiety, guilt, and absurdity fusing elements of realism and the fantastic. His protagonists are often faced by bizarre or surrealistic predicaments.