“Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer.”
“Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Who will guard the guards?”
“Please accept this humble fax. My love for you is without wax.”
“Force a hand, and it will fight you. But convince and mind to think as you want it to think, an you have an ally”
“It is said that in death, all things become clear.”
“Who will guard the guards ? If we're the guards of society, then who will watch us and make sure that we're not dangerous?”
“You can’t jump for the stars if your feet hurt.”
“And when you get where you’re going, you darn well better look great!”
“Ladies and gentlemen.” He [Jabba] sighed. “Meet the kamikaze of computer invaders...the worm.”
“Look, you runny-nosed little runt. You're going to back off right now, or I'm going to rip that safety pin out of your nose and pin your mouth shut.”
“But Susan's thoughts were far removed from the political implications of Digital Fortress. She was still struggling to comprehend its existence. She'd spent her life breaking codes, firmly denying the existence of the ultimate code. Every code is breakable - the Bergofsky Principle! She felt like an atheist coming face to face with God.”
“it is said that in death, all things become clear ”
“Jabba resembled a giant tadpole, like the cinematic creature for whom he was nicknamed, the man was a hairless spheroid. As resident guardian angel of all NSA computer systems, Jabba marched from department to department, tweaking, soldering, and reaffirming his credo that prevention was the best medicine. No NSA computer had ever been infected under Jabba's reign; he intended to keep it that way.”
“An unbreakable code is a mathematical impossibility! He knows that!”
“You can't jump for the stars if your feet hurt. And when you get where you're going, you darn well better look great!”
“Force a hand, and it will fight you. But convince a mind to think as you want it to think, and you have an ally.”
“Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? Siapa yang akan mengawasi sang pengawas?”
“Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
Kto bude strážiť strážcov?”
“the NSA lived by its motto: Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer.”
“Tutto è possibile; l'impossibile richiede soltanto più tempo.”
“was Hale. He glanced toward Node 3, wondering if the cryptographer were watching. “Fuck it,” he grumbled. Below his feet the outline of a recessed trapdoor”
“It came from the world’s first computer – the Mark 1 – a room-size maze of electromechanical circuits built in 1944 in a lab at Harvard University. The computer developed a glitch one day, and no one was able to locate the cause. After hours of searching, a lab assistant finally spotted the problem. It seemed a moth had landed on one of the computer’s circuit boards and shorted it out. From that moment on, computer glitches were referred to as bugs.”
“Just because you never look at me doesn't mean I'm not here.”
“... all life rests on appearance, art, illusion, optics, the need for perspective and for error...”
“– the Jews, that priestly nation which eventually realized that the one method of effecting satisfaction on its enemies and tyrants was by means of a radical transformation of values, which was at the same time an act of the most cunning revenge.”
“reason, for it involved a great deal of personal risk, and that was”
“As I look back on the time I've spent with him, loving him, learning him, I'm grateful for the moments. Because in the end, it's the moments that make life worth living...”
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