Fridges can be modified to nudge their internal thermostats up and down just a little in response to the main’s frequency in such a way that, without ever jeopardising the temperature of your butter, they tend to take power at times that help the grid.
The long days are no happier than the short ones.
We must not let ourselves be swept off our feet in horror at the danger of nuclear power. Nuclear power is not infinitely dangerous. It’s just dangerous, much as coal mines, petrol repositories, fossil-fuel burning and wind turbines are dangerous.
May you live your life as if the maxim of your actions were to become universal law.
In law a man is guilty when he violates the rights of others. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so.
The goal of socialism is communism.
A good-humored wife who appreciates most, if not all, of my humor – her price is far above rubies, as the book of Proverbs doesn’t quite say.
Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination.
Respect is what we owe; love, what we give.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.