Smash Quotes (4 quotes)
Common sense always speaks too late. Common sense is the guy who tells you you ought to have had your brakes relined last week before you smashed a front end this week. Common sense is the Monday morning quarterback who could have won the ball game if he had been on the team. But he never is. Hes high up in the stands with a flask on his hip. Common sense is the little man in a grey suit who never makes a mistake in addition. But its always somebody elses money hes adding up.
God is love . We wouldnt recognize that love. It might even look like hate. It would be enough to scare usGods love. It set fire to a bush in the desert, didnt it, and smashed open graves and set the dead walking in the dark.
Littlewood, on Hardys own estimate, is the finest mathematician he has ever known. He was the man most likely to storm and smash a really deep and formidable problem; there was no one else who could command such a combination of insight, technique and power.
Thus will the fondest dream of Phallic science be realized: a pristine new planet populated entirely by little boy clones of great scientific entrepreneurs free to smash atoms, accelerate particles, or, if they are so moved, build pyramidswithout any social relevance or human responsibility at all.