QOTD

QOTD: Lewis Carroll

“If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn’t.” – Lewis Carroll -Alice in Wonderland (1951)

QOTD: “for whom the bell tolls”


“Any man’s death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.” – John Donne

QOTD: Good Move – Emanuel Lasker

“When you see a good move, look for a better one”

― Emanuel Lasker

QOTD: “Act Like You’ve Been Somewhere”

“Stand up straight. Put your shoulders back. Act like you got some sense.”  “Act Like You’ve Been Somewhere” – Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx

 

Eric Marlon Bishop (born December 13, 1967),[1] known professionally by his stage name Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer, songwriter and comedian. Winner of Academy Award for Best Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy

QOTD: Marshall McLuhan

“First we build the tools, then they build us.” – Marshall McLuhan

 

Herbert Marshall McLuhan, CC, was a Canadian educator, philosopher, and scholar — a professor of English literature, a literary critic, and a communications theorist. McLuhan’s work is viewed as one of the cornerstones of the study of media theory. McLuhan is known for coining the expressions “the medium is the message” and the “global village”.

For more on McLuhan check out the wikipedia page: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_McLuhan

Other interesting reads: http://codex.stanford.edu/first-we-build-the-tools-then-they-build-us-marshall-mcluhan/

And example of the tools is social media and  has taken over the lives of most of many on a global scale.