Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Corrie Ten Boom
J. B. Priestley
James A. Baldwin
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
Quotes by Hungarian authors
"I only know that I fired twice, or perhaps several times, without knowing whether I had hit or missed"
"I am the son of peasants and I know what is happening in the villages. That is why I wanted to take revenge, and I regret nothing"
"I aimed at the Archduke. I do not remember what I thought at that moment"
"I do not truly consider myself an icon, but the Cube has been quite successful"
"And, not only in Budapest. I worked very closely with a very powerful government organization, which shall remain unidentified, to develop the mass marketed version of the Cube"
"This was such an extraordinary situation that I simply could not accept it"
"Now, after the Cube, I still don't have any plans to make anything like it"
"Like after a nice walk when you have seen many lovely sights you decide to go home, after a while I decided it was time to go home, let us put the cubes back in order. And it was at that moment that I came face to face with the Big Challenge: What is the way home?"
"I've always been passionate about geometry and the study of three-dimensional forms"
"The Cube is an imitation of life itself - or even an improvement on life"
"But thanks to my invention, my capitalist friends and I were able to bring the government to its knees"
"A good puzzle, it's a fair thing. Nobody is lying. It's very clear, and the problem depends just on you"
"Usually we are saying only part of the truth"
"The problems of puzzles are very near the problems of life"
"Once I completed the Cube and demonstrated it to my students, I realized it was nearly impossible to put down"
"Yes, but with the Cube there are many flashes, there are many aha's"
"It was tremendously satisfying to watch this color parade"
"In my teaching, I enjoyed creating models to clearly communicate my thoughts"
"I was somewhat out of place among my classmates; I could not be as bohemian as they were"
"The Cube can seem alive as it heats up in your hand. The fact that each face of the Cube is made of three layers of three blocks has an important meaning"
"I wanted nothing else than to make the object as perfect as possible"
"I'm still the same person, thinking the same way, so it's possible I will invent something"
"But for me, it was a code I myself had invented! Yet I could not read it"
"The terrible, diabolic thing with this disease is that you are always looking behind your shoulder every couple months with the most recent checkup to see whether there is any sign of it, and I thank God to say at this point there is not"
"Now on a personal level with things like the California Tax Commission... I really think if people started banding together and saying no to this it could snowball and that could really help"
"I just wanted to make sure that what I write is what appears on screen, to not have some idiot change it on its way to the screen"
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