It's a bad film – one of the worst ever made. But it's not by a bad filmmaker, and must represent some sort of lapse from which Reiner will recover – possibly sooner than I will.
Roger Ebert
Review of the film North (1994)
The spaceships hung in the sky in much the same way that bricks don't.
Douglas Adams
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (1979)
A ship in harbor is safe—but that is not what ships are built for.
Grace M. Hopper
I went on being an artist. The best thing about art is that you're supposed to be useless as a human being. It's in the job description. Artist — aka feckless, inconstant, feeble, amoral libertine with dirty fingernails. My contemporaries seemed to take to responsibility and capitalist expectations like ducks to plum sauce.
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