History Quotes / ClarkesThirdLaw

15th Oct '15 10:36:50 AM RevDave
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->'''[[ComicBook/JohnConstantine Constantine:]]''' Gods and Demons are about to wage war in Starling City. You'll need magic to overcome the dark days ahead mate.\\
'''[[Series/{{Arrow}} Green Arrow:]]''' You expect me to believe magic is real?\\
'''Constantine:''' The Lazarus Pit brought your sister back to life. How do you think it did that?\\
'''Green Arrow:''' ...really cool water that heals people in a way science can't explain?\\
'''Constantine:''' I want you to go look up the meaning of 'magic' and then get back to me on your current belief structure.
-->--'''Blog/TextsFromSuperheroes'''
28th Sep '15 8:17:59 AM MarsJenkar
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->'''Elric''': Do you believe in magic, Captain?\\
'''Sheridan''': ... If we went back a thousand years, they could only understand this place in terms of magic.\\
'''Elric''': Then perhaps it ''is'' magic. The magic of the human heart, focused and made manifest by technology.
-->--''Series/BabylonFive'', "[[Recap/BabylonFiveS02E03TheGeometryOfShadows The Geometry of Shadows]]"
5th Jul '15 9:25:38 PM nombretomado
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-->--'''Mr. Carsen,''' TheLibrarian

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-->--'''Mr. Carsen,''' TheLibrarian
Film/TheLibrarian
8th Mar '15 12:57:52 PM TheUnsquished
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-->--''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob''

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-->--''TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob''
-->--''Webcomic/TheInexplicableAdventuresOfBob''
27th Feb '15 9:45:14 AM SeptimusHeap
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->'''Molly''': "Only in the [[ClarkesThirdLaw Clarkean]] sense. Not in the [[DungeonsAndDragons Gygaxian]] sense."

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->'''Molly''': "Only in the [[ClarkesThirdLaw Clarkean]] sense. Not in the [[DungeonsAndDragons [[TabletopGame/DungeonsAndDragons Gygaxian]] sense."
15th Feb '15 2:51:10 PM Bonerfart
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->''"It's like magic, but with electricity."''
-->--'''Amy Wong''' on science, ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''


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->'''Professor Farnsworth''': Now we just [[{{Necromancer}} reintroduce Calculon's programming to his body]] using science!
->'''Amy''': It's like magic, but with electricity.
-->--''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''
15th Feb '15 8:36:55 AM Bonerfart
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->"It's like magic, but with electricity."

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->"It's ->''"It's like magic, but with electricity.""''
15th Feb '15 8:36:33 AM Bonerfart
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->"It's like magic, but with electricity."
-->--'''Amy Wong''' on science, ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''
29th Nov '14 7:15:15 PM johnnyfog
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->'''Mei Ling''': Come on, Snake! [[BellisariosMaxim Don't get all grumpy and start talking about how unscientific it is.]] Science is basically just another form of magic that makes our lives easier.\\
'''Snake''': I never thought I'd hear that coming from you, Mei Ling.\\
'''Mei Ling''': Don't you think talking to someone halfway around the world is a kind of magic? Or flying across entire continents?\\
'''Snake''': No. I think this is ''completely different.''

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->''"There are still isolated tribes in the Amazon, the great heartland of Mother Earth, Stone Age peoples who have been sheltered by millions of square acres of impassible jungle. There have been flyovers of film crews, which surely has caused a great deal of confusion among the tribes. What context do they possibly have for a helicopter or airplane in their conception of the world? These surreptitious flybys must be utterly magical and mysterious. Or more likely, demonic...We breathe the same air these tribes do but we live for all intents and purposes in two entirely separate worlds. But would we- do we- behave any differently when confronted with a bewildering superior technology?"''
-->--'''[[http://secretsunjr.blogspot.com/2013/02/mib-ufo-virtual-reality-and-reality.html Christopher Loring Knowles]]'''

->'''Mei Ling''': Come on, Snake! [[BellisariosMaxim Don't get all grumpy and start talking about how unscientific it is.]] Science is basically just another form of magic that makes our lives easier.\\
'''Snake''':
easier.
->'''Snake''':
I never thought I'd hear that coming from you, Mei Ling.\\
'''Mei
Ling.
->'''Mei
Ling''': Don't you think talking to someone halfway around the world is a kind of magic? Or flying across entire continents?\\
'''Snake''':
continents?
->'''Snake''':
No. I think this is ''completely different.''
17th Nov '14 9:06:57 PM TheFightingIrishman
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'''Red Skull''': ''Science'', but I understand your confusion. Great power has always baffled primitive men.

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'''Red Skull''': ''Science'', but I understand your confusion. [[StealthInsult Great power has always baffled primitive men.]]
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