"I’m fascinated by the discussion of how Jobs developed what became known as the Reality Distortion Field. Apparently Jobs had a lifelong battle with reality and won."
— Scott Adams, the creator of Dilbert.
"As a scientist and educator, my goal, then, is not to become President and lead a dysfunctional electorate, but to enlighten the electorate so they might choose the right leaders in the first place."
— My man, Neil deGrasse Tyson, on what he would do if he were President
"Senator, when you took your oath of office, you placed your hand on the Bible and swore to uphold the Constitution. You didn’t place your hand on the Constitution and swear to uphold the Bible."
— Jamie Raskin, as a law professor testifying to the Maryland State Senate in 2006. He then ran for Senate, and in 2012 cast one of deciding votes for marriage equality in Maryland.
"The illiterates of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn."
— Alvin Toffler