“But you don’t become great by trying to be great. You become great by wanting to do something, and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process.”

Randall Munroe, xkcd.com: Marie Curie

“I promise not to exclude from consideration any idea based on its source, but to consider ideas across schools and heritages in order to find the ones that best suit the current situation.”

Alistair Cockburn's Oath of Non-Allegiance