““Any clod can have the facts, but having opinions is an art.” – Charles McCabe

  • “The difference between a rogue and gentleman is that the former is capable of roguery while the latter is not capable of roguery or the latter pretends to be a gentleman.”

  • “Two of the biggest scams of our time: (i) Insurance, (ii) Vaccines; Both these scams rely on fear mongering. And as with all good scams only a tiny part of the scam is in principle useful/true/valid. Modern art is a close third.”

  • “Any civilized society by definition has to be a pretentious and slave society”

  • “Goodbye Theory! Hello, Data and Computing”.

  • “The pleasure in the pursuit of useless research is amplified by the fact that it cannot be put to misuse.”

  • “The pen is mightier than the sword only when people are willing to read/listen. The sword, hence, still has its relevance.”

  • “It is better to be not successful in things you find interesting than being successful in things you do not find interesting.”

  • “A good computation is the one that does the least computation to obtain the right answer.”

  • “It is more worthy to believe in good people than in God.”

  • “We are drowning in data but starving for wisdom”.

  • “Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink. Data, data, everywhere, No one knows a thing.”

  • “The art is more important than the artist.”

  • “Science and technology are great, but nothing beats love and care.”

  • “The culmination of mathematical understanding of a problem is the ability to compute the right solution (to a desired accuracy) and the ability to plot & visualize it. If you are unable to solve a problem, you haven’t understood the problem.”

  • “A person who forgives is a great human being; A person who seeks for forgiveness is an even greater human being”

  • “Gentle hypocrisy is the salt of civilized society.” – Krishnamurti Ramanathan Iyer

  • “I despise rascals who want me to think the way they want and who want to believe their opinions/interpretations as facts” – Krishnamurti Ramanathan Iyer

  • “Only the weak, poor, jealous, incapable idiots keep talking about fairness, justice and equality.” – Krishnamurti Ramanathan Iyer