Douglas Adams Quotes (136 quotes)
“He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.”
The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, Random House LLC (2010 ed.) - ISBN: 9780307498465
“SHOEBURYNESS (abs.n.) The vague uncomfortable feeling you get when sitting on a seat which is still warm from somebody else's bottom”
The Meaning of Liff (1983)
“All opinions are not equal. Some are a very great deal more robust, sophisticated and well supported in logic and argument than others.”
The Salmon of Doubt (2002)
The Salmon of Doubt (unfinished novel)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsDouglas Adams
Born: March 11, 1952
Died: May 11, 2001 (aged 49)
Bio: Douglas Noel Adams was an English writer, humorist and dramatist. He is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which started life in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a trilogy of five books that sold over 15 million copies in his lifetime, a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film.
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“What is Nature? An encyclopedical, systematic Index or Plan of our Spirit. Why will we content us with the mere catalogue of our Treasures? Let us contemplate them ourselves, and in all ways elaborate and use them.”