Law Of The Great Idea: The Only Time You Come Up With A Great Solution Is After Somebody Else Has Solved The Problem.
Law of the Great Idea: The only time you come up with a great
solution is after somebody else has solved the problem.
At about 2500 A.D., humankind discovers a computer problem that *must* be solved.
The only difficulty is that the problem is NP complete and will take thousands of years even with the latest optical biologic technology available....
If after a considerable time and great discussion, you have finally come to the point where you can agree on a solutio
he solution itself will bring about fifteen other problems far worse than the one for which the solution was found, which brought about the discussion in the first place....
Gravity: it's not just a great idea... it's the law!
The Smiths's Law: No real problem has a solution.
It's a great idea! - but it still has to work...
Every great idea has a disadvantage equal to or exceeding the greatness of an idea. -- Hunt's Law
Leela: "Great. We're two days from earth with no food.
Bender: "Problem solved. You two fight to the death and I'll cook the loser....
The direct use of physical force is so poor a solution to the problem of limited resources that it is commonly employed only by small children and great nations.
-- David Friedma...
Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it.