These Inventions require much wit, and application; and therefore it was, that Mons.Pascal (an Author very famous for his felicity in comprising much in few words) excused himself wittily for the extravagant length of one of his Letters, by saying, he had not time to make it shorter.But the number of different people credited with this comment is so numerous that an explanatory appendix would have been required, and the letter was already too long.
The powerful series follows four diverse patients as they participate in a “First in Human” trial – the initial time when a new therapy is tested in humans, revealing the quiet heroism of both doctors and patients. And, like so many of us, even when subjected to such a humiliation, I was too innately reserved, too ladylike to make a scene. Great for looking after children and being a lovable human being and partner, but not so good when trying to adapt to a world in which we must compete with men on their own ground. Why didn’t my dear mother teach me to be bad like Alice? Good girls get to heaven, goes the saying, but bad girls get everywhere. And that’s because we women so often operate with our hands tied by the ropes of propriety, compassion, unselfishness and politeness.Only now it was the guys with the long hair yelling at you. I had this extreme parrot red hair and I got hassled so much I carried a sign that said "FUCK YOU ASSHOLE." I got so tired of yelling it, I would just hold up the sign.[Bobby Startup, Philadelphia punk DJ, "Philadelphia Weekly," Oct.The first known instance in the English language was a sentence translated from a text written by the French mathematician and philosopher Blaise Pascal.