|laziness, impatience, and hubris|
Re^2: Most infamous "Last words":by swampyankee (Parson)
|on Aug 25, 2006 at 16:27 UTC||Need Help??|
Vaguely related are:
Heavier-than-air flying machines are impossible.
Flight by machines heavier than air is unpractical and insignificant, if not utterly impossible.
..and this rather disdainful one:The Americans cannot build aeroplanes. They are very good at refrigerators and razor blades.
— Hermann Goering, German Air Force Minister to Hitler, 1940.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.