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FIZZY LIFTING DRINKS, it said on the next door. "Oh, those are fabulous!" cried Mr Wonka. "They fill you with bubbles, and the bubbles are full of a special kind of gas, and this gas is so terrifically lifting that it lifts you right off the ground just like a balloon, and up you go until your head hits the ceiling, and there you stay."; -Roald Dahl, children's author.
Steve Jobs CEO of Apple.
I shall never forget my first sight of Mary Cavendish. Her tall, slender form, outlined against the bright light; the vivid sense of slumbering fire that seemed to find expression only in those wonderful tawny eyes of hers, remarkable eyes, different from any other woman's thatI have ever known; -Agatha Christie, author, playwright, poet.
One hundred humanoid occupants leave the mother ship and fan out in all directions. they seem to be huddling towards the apprehensive huddle of American officials. There is no symmetry in their behavious. They are like children let loose in a toy factory." - Steven Spielberg, Academy Award Winning Filmmaker and screenwriter of Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
"Being dyslexic can actually help in the outside world. I see some things clearer than other people do" -Richard Branson, Founder and Chairman of Virgin Group.
"I had no understanding of schoolwork whatsoever." -John Lennon
My report cards always said that I was not living up to my potential." -Cher
What I was bad at was spelling. Still am." -Noel Gallagher
Imagination is more important than knowledge." Albert Einstein
Published August 2013