History Quotes / CripplingOverspecialization

24th Sep '17 8:57:12 AM creader
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->''"It's simple: overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It's slow death."''
-->-- '''Major Motoko Kusanagi''', ''Franchise/GhostInTheShell''
12th Mar '17 5:08:14 PM Filosera
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-->-- '''Creator/MiyamotoMusashi''', ''Litarature/TheBookOfFiveRings''

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-->-- '''Creator/MiyamotoMusashi''', ''Litarature/TheBookOfFiveRings''
''Literature/TheBookOfFiveRings''
16th Jan '17 12:55:09 PM Orbiting
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->'''Jeremy Clarkson''': Unlike James', [[TanksButNoTanks mine]] is white. It's also absolutely excellent. The tiller on the front is used for mine-clearance, but it can also be used for pulling down houses... in my mind. *looks away* What?

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->'''Jeremy Clarkson''': Unlike James', [[TanksButNoTanks mine]] is white. It's also absolutely excellent. The tiller on the front is used for mine-clearance, but it can also be used for pulling down houses... in my mind. *looks away* ''[looks away]'' What?
16th Jan '17 12:51:47 PM Orbiting
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->''"It's simple: overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It's slow death.""'

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->''"It's simple: overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It's slow death.""'"''
16th Jan '17 12:50:53 PM Orbiting
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->It's simple: overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It's slow death.

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->It's ->''"It's simple: overspecialize, and you breed in weakness. It's slow death.""'



-> This was not done by [[{{Film/Blacula}} blaculas]], but I'm not willing to rule out Caucasian vampires.

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-> This ->''"This was not done by [[{{Film/Blacula}} blaculas]], but I'm not willing to rule out Caucasian vampires."''



->An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less.

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->An ->''"An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less."''



->A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.

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->A ->''"A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects."''



->Let no way be my way.

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->Let ->''"Let no way be my way."''



->I built a comp-sci major and the game locked me in a room with a robo-bully and his fully automatic arm cannon.

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->I ->''"I built a comp-sci major and the game locked me in a room with a robo-bully and his fully automatic arm cannon."''



->He who is skilled with a hammer [[WhenAllYouHaveIsAHammer thinks everything is a nail.]]

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->He ->''"He who is skilled with a hammer [[WhenAllYouHaveIsAHammer thinks everything is a nail.]]]]"''



->You should not have a favorite weapon. To become over−familiar with one weapon is as much a fault as not knowing it sufficiently well.

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->You ->''"You should not have a favorite weapon. To become over−familiar with one weapon is as much a fault as not knowing it sufficiently well."''



'''Fear''': Guys... uh... (stammers incoherently) Here! (shoves Disgust to the controls) You-you pretend to be Joy!\\

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'''Fear''': Guys... uh... (stammers incoherently) ''[stammers incoherently]'' Here! (shoves ''[shoves Disgust to the controls) controls]'' You-you pretend to be Joy!\\



'''Riley''': (Disgust presses a button, resulting in a sarcastic response) Oh, yeah. That sounds fantastic.\\

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'''Riley''': (Disgust ''[Disgust presses a button, resulting in a sarcastic response) response]'' Oh, yeah. That sounds fantastic.\\



->Why the fuck would anyone specialize in shotguns when a shotgun is a situational weapon? What are you gonna do if there's an enemy more than ten feet away, throw your shoes at him?
-->--''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' on ''Videogame/AlphaProtocol''

->For years I have railed against the use and manufacture of what I call "unitaskers" in the kitchen -- that is, devices that are basically created for one job and one job only. You buy these items, you use them, and then they simply pile up until you have to tear down your house and build another one.

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->Why ->''"Why the fuck would anyone specialize in shotguns when a shotgun is a situational weapon? What are you gonna do if there's an enemy more than ten feet away, throw your shoes at him?
-->--''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation''
him?"''
-->-- ''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation''
on ''Videogame/AlphaProtocol''

->For ->''"For years I have railed against the use and manufacture of what I call "unitaskers" in the kitchen -- that is, devices that are basically created for one job and one job only. You buy these items, you use them, and then they simply pile up until you have to tear down your house and build another one."''
18th Nov '16 5:01:35 AM VPhantom
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->Why the fuck would anyone specialise in shotguns when a shotgun is a situational weapon? What are you gonna do if there's an enemy more than ten feet away, throw your shoes at him?
-->--''WebVideo/ZeroPunctuation'' on ''Videogame/AlphaProtocol''

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->Why the fuck would anyone specialise specialize in shotguns when a shotgun is a situational weapon? What are you gonna do if there's an enemy more than ten feet away, throw your shoes at him?
-->--''WebVideo/ZeroPunctuation'' -->--''WebAnimation/ZeroPunctuation'' on ''Videogame/AlphaProtocol''
6th Jul '16 8:29:16 PM billybobfred
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->For years I have railed against the use and manufacture of what I call "unitaskers" in the kitchen -- that is, devices that are basically created for one job and one job only. You buy these items, you use them, and then they simply pile up until you have to tear down your house and build another one.
-->--'''Alton Brown''' [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FgFeVlw2Ywg reviews Amazon's dumbest kitchen gadgets]]
1st Jan '16 12:07:26 PM Beedle
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->Why the fuck would anyone specialise in shotguns when a shotgun is a situational weapon? What are you gonna do if there's an enemy more than ten feet away, throw your shoes at him?
-->--''WebVideo/ZeroPunctuation'' on ''Videogame/AlphaProtocol''
6th Dec '15 12:16:58 PM Premonition45
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-->--''WesternAnimation/InsideOut''

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-->--''WesternAnimation/InsideOut''
-->-- ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut''

->'''Shaolin Abbot:''' What is the highest technique you hope to achieve?
->'''Lee:''' To have no technique.
-->-- ''Film/EnterTheDragon''
6th Oct '15 1:57:40 AM nm3youtube
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'''Disgust''': [[SarcasmMode Great idea!]] Anger, Fear, Disgust... ''how are'' '''''we''''' ''supposed to be happy!?''\\

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'''Disgust''': [[SarcasmMode Great idea!]] Anger, Fear, Disgust... ''how are'' '''''we''''' ''supposed to be happy!?''\\happy!?'' Hmm?\\



'''Fear''': Guys... uh... (stammers incoherently) Here! You-you pretend to be Joy!\\

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'''Fear''': Guys... uh... (stammers incoherently) Here! (shoves Disgust to the controls) You-you pretend to be Joy!\\
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