„I'd play whenever I could get my hands on an electric guitar; I was trying to pick up rock'n'roll riffs and electric blues-the latest Muddy Waters. I'd spend hours and hours on the same track, back again, and back again.“

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—  Kenpachiro Satsuma Japanese actor 1947
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„I must plunge into the water of doubt again and again.“

—  Ludwig Wittgenstein Austrian-British philosopher 1889 - 1951
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„O how wild I am to get to work, my fingers farely itch & my eyes water to see a fine picture again.“

—  Mary Cassatt American painter and printmaker 1844 - 1926
quoted by Nancy Mowll Mathews, in Mary Cassatt: A Life, Villard Books, New York, 1994, p. 76 - ISBN 978-0-394-58497-3 Quote, c. 1871 - shortly after the archbishop of Pittsburgh commissioned Mary Cassatt to paint two copies of paintings by Correggio in Parma, Italy

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„The 2nd law of thermodynamics has the same degree of truth as the statement that if you throw a tumblerful of water into the sea, you cannot get the same tumblerful of water out again.“

—  James Clerk Maxwell Scottish physicist 1831 - 1879
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„Thou water turn'st to wine, fair friend of life;
Thy foe, to cross the sweet arts of Thy reign,
Distils from thence the tears of wrath and strife,
And so turns wine to water back again.“

—  Richard Crashaw British writer 1612 - 1649
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„We live invested in an electric information environment that is quite as imperceptible to us as water is to fish. (p. 5)“

—  Marshall McLuhan Canadian educator, philosopher, and scholar-- a professor of English literature, a literary critic, and a communicatio… 1918 - 1980

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„While dissecting the universe scientists discovered that uranium, a metal invisibly boiling, can boil water to spark electricity.“

—  Paul Glover Community organizer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; American politician 1947
Context: “While dissecting the universe scientists discovered that uranium, a metal invisibly boiling, can boil water to spark electricity. They believed the 'peaceful atom' would give cheap clean power. Recent years cause many to doubt this.” http://www.paulglover.org/8812.html (“Ithaca Power”) comprehensive energy survey, received grant from Fund for Investigative Journalism, December 1988

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