Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 4 / 5   >   >>
Clance
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Clance   2/9/2013 4:50:45 AM
NO RATINGS
When all else fails, Read The Manual!

Garcia-Lasheras
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Garcia-Lasheras   2/9/2013 12:39:12 AM
NO RATINGS
"Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations." Albert Einstein

David Ashton
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
David Ashton   2/8/2013 11:37:59 PM
NO RATINGS
That's more like it!

Robotics Developer
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Robotics Developer   2/8/2013 9:38:02 PM
NO RATINGS
I really liked the Italian proverb made me smile and think.... After the game, the King and the pawn go into the same box. ~ Italian proverb

antedeluvian
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
antedeluvian   2/8/2013 2:51:33 PM
NO RATINGS
Never confuse motion with action. Benjamin Franklin

antedeluvian
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
antedeluvian   2/8/2013 2:50:00 PM
NO RATINGS
There are three roads to ruin; women, gambling and technology. The most pleasant is with women, the quickest is with gambling, but the surest is with technology. -Georges Pompidou

Paul A. Clayton
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Paul A. Clayton   2/8/2013 2:12:27 PM
NO RATINGS
Or perhaps the author was being subtle--toast lacks the ability and desire to _right_ itself, i.e., it cannot and does not wish to force itself to land butter-side up, rather, it has the ability and desire to force itself to land butter-side down. :-)

David Ashton
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
David Ashton   2/8/2013 5:51:34 AM
NO RATINGS
The wikipedia article states: "Toast, however, lacks both the ability and any desire to right itself." The author obviously does not believe (as I do) that there is no such thing as an inanimate object..... :-)

Paul A. Clayton
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Paul A. Clayton   2/8/2013 2:02:43 AM
NO RATINGS
The link should be: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buttered_cat_paradox

Paul A. Clayton
User Rank
Author
re: Quotable Quotes (but donít quote me)
Paul A. Clayton   2/8/2013 2:01:18 AM
NO RATINGS
A variation on the Robin Hall quote would be: "Lawyers believe that a corporation is guilty until proven broke." The buttered cat paradox (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buttered_cat_paradox) results in perpetual motion.

<<   <   Page 4 / 5   >   >>


Most Recent Comments
David Ashton
 
sw guy
 
bec0
 
sixscrews
 
betajet
 
Brian Fuller2
 
zeeglen
 
tb100
 
Stargzer
Radio
NEXT UPCOMING BROADCAST
Why Connect a Car?
May 11, 1pm EDT Monday
Overview: Battle-hardened veterans of the electronics industry have heard of the ďconnected carĒ so often that they assume itís a done deal. But do we really know what it takes to get a car connected and what its future entails? Join EE Times editor Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of movers and shakers in the connected car business. Executives from Cisco, Siemens and NXP will share ideas, plans and hopes for connected cars and their future. After the first 30 minutes of the radio show, our listeners will have the opportunity to ask questions via live online chat.
Top Comments of the Week
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Special Video Section
LED lighting is an important feature in todayís and future ...
Active balancing of series connected battery stacks exists ...
After a four-year absence, Infineon returns to Mobile World ...
A laptopís 65-watt adapter can be made 6 times smaller and ...
An industry network should have device and data security at ...
The LTC2975 is a four-channel PMBus Power System Manager ...
In this video, a new high speed CMOS output comparator ...
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...