> Author Index > A - Authors > Douglas Adams Quotes

Douglas Adams Quotes


Pages: Prev 123

The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong it usually turns out to be impossible to get at and repair.
 

The mere thought hadn't even begun to speculate about the merest possibility of crossing my mind.
 

The ships hung in the sky in much the same way that bricks don't.
 

There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.There is another theory which states that this has already happened.
 

This must be Thursday. I never could get the hang of Thursdays.
 

Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
[Time]
 

Time is bunk.
[Time]
 

To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.
 

We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.
See quote detail

We don't have to save the world. The world is big enough to look after itself. What we have to be concerned about is whether or not the world we live in will be capable of sustaining us in it.
See quote detail

We have normality. I repeat, we have normality. Anything you still can't cope with is therefore your own problem.
 

You live and learn. At any rate, you live.
 


Pages: Prev 123