"Certainty is a poor guide to truth"
"I don't mean to sound bitter, cold or cruel. But i am, so that's how it comes out."
"The very purpose of existence is to reconcile the glowing opinion we have of ourselves with the appalling things that other people think about us."
"Without accountability, they will be stupid or evil; and without transparency, there's no way to tell the difference."
"Tesla came over from Graz and went to work for Thomas Edison. Edison couldn't stand Tesla for several reasons. One was that Tesla showed up for work every day in formal dress - morning coat, spats, top hat and gloves - and this just wasn't the American Way at the time. Edison also hated Tesla because Tesla invented so many things while wearing these clothes."
There is no belief, however foolish, that will not gather its faithful adherents who will defend it to the death.
"Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand."
"I contend we are both atheists, I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours."