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If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.

Cosmos (1980)
Posted in: Carl Sagan

Meyer is an auteur whose every frame reflects his own obsessions. Like all serious artists, he doesn’t allow any space between his work and his dream.

"Russ Meyer busts sleazy stereotype" Chicago Sun-Times (15 November 1985)
Posted in: Roger Ebert

The magic of myth and legend has come true in our time. One types the correct incantation on a keyboard, and a display screen comes to life, showing things that never were nor could be.

The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering (1975, 1995)
Posted in: Fred Brooks

Study after study shows that the very best designers produce structures that are faster, smaller, simpler, clearer, and produced with less effort. The differences between the great and the average approach an order of magnitude.

No Silver Bullet (1986)
Posted in: Fred Brooks