A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.Douglas Adams
Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.Douglas Adams
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.Douglas Adams
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.Douglas Adams
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.Douglas Adams
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.Douglas Adams
Life is wasted on the living.Douglas Adams
The knack of flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.Douglas Adams
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.Douglas Adams
Time is bunk.Douglas Adams
To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity.Douglas Adams
was a famous English writer,
who was born on
March 11, 1952. As a person born on this date, Douglas Adams is listed in our database as the 1st
most popular celebrity for the day (March 11) and the 1st most popular for the year (1952).
People born on March 11
fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish.
Douglas Adams is the 3rd most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Douglas Adams' birthday, Douglas Adams is the 4th most famous English and ranks 8th in famous people born in Cambridge, England, UK.
In general, Douglas Adams ranks as the 27th
most popular famous person, and the 1st most popular author / writer / novelist / playwright of all time.
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