“The observer, when he seems to himself to be observing a stone, is really, if physics is to be believed, observing the effects of the stone upon himself.” -- Bertrand Russell, An Inquiry Into Meaning and Truth (1950)
Wednesday, November 01, 2006
Difference Between a Lawyer and a Fool
"That's the difference between a lawyer and a fool, my dear. A Lawyer speaks to be heard, regardless of the truth. A fool must speak the truth, whether he will be heard or not."
--The God of the Eternal Mardi Gras, Momus in Sean Stewart's Galveston