Quotes: K

What good is intelligence if our primary use of it is to deceive ourselves?

Michio Kaku

Life is understood backwards, but must be lived forwards.
Livet forstaas baglaens, men maa leves forlaens.

Soren Kierkegaard

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.

Rudyard Kipling

I never got over the wonder of a people who, having extirpated the aboriginals of their continent more completely than any modern race had ever done, honestly believed that they were a godly little New England community, setting examples to brutal mankind.

Rudyard Kipling

Who would test me?

George Lyman Kittredge

The great Shakespeare editor was rare at Harvard for not having a doctorate: so he put his colleagues in their place with that remark.
Intelligence: the ability to make useful distinctions

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Therefore: stupidity: the inability to make useful distinctionsTelevision is often called a medium because it’s so rarely well done.

Ernie Kovacs
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About pk

Seems to me that some modicum of honesty is requisite to intelligence. If we look in the mirror and see not kleptocrats but Christians, we’re still in the same old trouble.
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