Douglas Adams (Author of The Hitchhiker’s Guide)- Read Douglas Adams Best Quotes

Douglas Noel Adams was an American author, Screenwriter, essayist, humorist and Dramist, Douglas Adams was born on 11 March 1952 in Cambridge,Cambridgeshire, England. Douglas Adams has received an M.A (1974) in English Literature from the University of Cambridge. where he has wrote comedy sketches for the performing art Socirty. The Hitchhiker’s Guide written by Douglas Adams was one of the best comedy science series.

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Douglas Adams Inspirational & Motivational Quotes

  • Space is big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s a long way down the road to the drug store, but that’s just peanuts to space. – Douglas Adams
  • Of course you can’t ‘trust’ what people tell you on the web anymore than you can ‘trust’ what people tell you on megaphones, postcards or in restaurants. Working out the social politics of who you can trust and why is, quite literally, what a very large part of our brain has evolved to do. – Douglas Adams
  • Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so. – Douglas Adams
  • I find the difference, for me, between having no money and having quite a bit is that the bills get bigger. And that’s it. The lifestyle doesn’t change. – Douglas Adams
  • Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. – Douglas Adams
  • To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity. – Douglas Adams
  • Wandering around the web is like living in a world in which every doorway is actually one of those science fiction devices which deposit you in a completely different part of the world when you walk through them. In fact, it isn’t like it, it is it. – Douglas Adams
  • I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by. – Douglas Adams
  • Time is bunk. – Douglas Adams
  • I’m spending a year dead for tax reasons. – Douglas Adams
  • Computers are still technology because we are still wrestling with it: it’s still being invented; we’re still trying to work out how it works. There’s a world of game interaction to come that you or I wouldn’t recognise. It’s time for the machines to disappear. The computer’s got to disappear into all of the things we use. – Douglas Adams
  • Isn’t it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too? – Douglas Adams
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  • The knack of flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. – Douglas Adams
  • To be frank, it sometimes seems that the American idea of freedom has more to do with my freedom to do what I want than your freedom to do what you want. I think that, in Europe, we’re probably better at understanding how to balance those competing claims, though not a lot. – Douglas Adams
  • Ever since Newton, we’ve done science by taking things apart to see how they work. What the computer enables us to do is to put things together to see how they work: we’re now synthesized rather than analysed. I find one of the most enthralling aspects of computers is limitless communication. – Douglas Adams
  • We no longer think of chairs as technology; we just think of them as chairs. But there was a time when we hadn’t worked out how many legs chairs should have, how tall they should be, and they would often ‘crash’ when we tried to use them. – Douglas Adams
  • I think that growing up in a crowded continent like Europe with an awful lot of competing claims, ideas… cultures… and systems of thought, we have, perforce, developed a more sophisticated notion of what the word ‘freedom’ means than I see much evidence of in America. – Douglas Adams
  • There is a piece of me that likes to fondly imagine my maverick and rebellious nature. But, more accurately, I like to have a nice and cosy institution that I can rub up against a little bit. – Douglas Adams
  • Life is wasted on the living. – Douglas Adams
  • A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. – Douglas Adams
  • He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot. – Douglas Adams
  • If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family anatidae on our hands. – Douglas Adams

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