"He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot."
"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."Douglas Adams on Eleanor Roosevelt
"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them."Douglas Adams on Walt Disney
"All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible."Douglas Adams on T. E. Lawrence
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world."Douglas Adams on Harriet Tubman
"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today."Douglas Adams on James Dean
"A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools."
"Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so."
"If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, we have at least to consider the possibility that we have a small aquatic bird of the family anatidae on our hands."
"I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by."
"Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss."