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  • Bill Dedman
    Bill Dedman
    American journalist 1960-
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    American nuclear reactors are well into middle age. The median age of an operating reactor in the U.S. is 34 years, placing start-up in midst of the Carter administration.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    Any operating system without a browser is going to be fucking out of business. Should we improve our product, or go out of business?
    Source: In Search of the Real Bill Gates, Time (20 October 2005)
  • Burt Rutan
    Burt Rutan
    American aerospace engineer and entrepreneur 1943-
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    By 1931, after a few years' experience of flying scheduled airlines, those planes were operating at roughly 600 times the safety of the space shuttle. I look at safety not in terms of fatalities per passenger-mile, but when you get in and close the door, what is the risk of dying on this flight?
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    Conscience is the internal perception of the rejection of a particular wish operating within us.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    Great nations are simply the operating fronts of behind-the-scenes, vastly ambitious individuals who had become so effectively powerful because of their ability to remain invisible while operating behind the national scenery.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    I believe OS/2 is destined to be the most important operating system, and possibly program, of all time.
    Source: OS/2 Programmers Guide, November 1987
  • William S. Burroughs
    William S. Burroughs
    American writer and artist 1914-1997
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    I think there are innumerable gods. What we on earth call God is a little tribal God who has made an awful mess. Certainly forces operating through human consciousness control events.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
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    In my own personal life, God plays a great role in the risk, because I pray before I go into the operating room for every case, and I ask him to give me wisdom, to help me to know what to do - and not only for operating, but for everything.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    Our brains deal exclusively with special-case experiences. Only our minds are able to discover the generalized principles operating without exception in each and every special-experience case which if detected and mastered will give knowledgeable advantage in all instances.
    Source: Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth (1963)
  • Bill Hybels
    Bill Hybels
    American church figure and author 1951-
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    Prayerless people cut themselves off from God's peace and from his prevailing power, and a common result is that they feel overwhelmed, overrun, beaten down, pushed around, and defeated by a world operating with a take-no-prisoners approach.
    Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
  • Octavio Paz
    Octavio Paz
    Mexican Poet, Essayist 1914-
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    Technology is not an image of the world but a way of operating on reality. The nihilism of technology lies not only in the fact that it is the most perfect expression of the will to power... but also in the fact that it lacks meaning.
  • Bill Gates
    Bill Gates
    American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist 1955-
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    The best way to prepare is to write programs, and to study great programs that other people have written. In my case, I went to the garbage cans at the Computer Science Center and fished out listings of their operating system.
    Source: Interview from Programmers at Work
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.
  • Ann Macbeth
    Ann Macbeth
    British embroiderer, designer, teacher and author 1875-1948
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    The more commercial work that is happening, the more people are operating cameras and are setting up studio lights, the greater the opportunity for drama production to happen.
  • Buckminster Fuller
    Buckminster Fuller
    American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, and inventor 1895-1983
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    There is an inherently minimum set of essential concepts and current information, cognizance of which could lead to our operating our planet Earth to the lasting satisfaction and health of all humanity.
    Source: Synergetics: Explorations in the Geometry of Thinking (1975)
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