« Arithmetic is being able to count up to twenty without taking off your shoes. »
- Jef Raskin "Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining."
- Senator Patrick Leahy "You get fifteen democrats in a room, and you get twenty opinions."
- prehension Definition: (noun) The act of gripping something firmly with the hands (or the tentacles). Synonyms: taking hold, grasping, seizing. Usage: A well-developed tail … might subsequently come to be worked in for all sorts of purposes, as a fly-flapper, an organ of prehension, or as an aid in turning. Discuss
- Alan Patrick Herbert "The conception of two people living together for twenty-five years without having a cross word suggests a lack of spirit only to be admired in sheep."