Quotation Explorer - 'Obsolete'

Political satire became obsolete when Henry Kissinger was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. - Tom Lehrer
Adults are just obsolete children and the hell with them. - Dr. Seuss
What we call education and culture is for the most part nothing but the substitution of reading for experience, of literature for life, of the obsolete fictitious for the contemporary real. - George Bernard Shaw
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course. - Peter Drucker
Sometimes, I marvel at the wonderof how graceful words seem to appearpen to paper; in others' handsAnd I think to myself-oh, how obsolete my existence is,to be unable to do the same. - Joy Chua
I huddle in the dark with a mass of burnt matches strewn at my feet. And yet, for all of those matches I’ve not been able to light a single candle. And huddled in such deep darkness, I’ve somehow yet to realize that Christmas made both matches and candles forever obsolete. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The saying "Getting there is half the fun" became obsolete with the advent of commercial airlines. - Henry J. Tillman
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete. - Ronald Reagan
To reach the pinnacle of your writings potential; productivity becomes obsolete. - Marston James
White magic or black, it doesn’t make a difference. Natural and artificial? Obsolete distinctions - David Porush
Translation software is not making translators obsolete. Has medical diagnostic software made doctors obsolete? - Nataly Kelly
ARISTOCRACY, n. Government by the best men. (In this sense the word is obsolete; so is that kind of government.) Fellows that wear downy hats and clean shirts -- guilty of education and suspected of bank accounts. - Ambrose Bierce
Either war is obsolete or men are. - R. Buckminster Fuller
In this business (showbiz) it takes time to be really good and by that time, you're obsolete. - Cher
You never change things by fighting the existing reality.To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete. - R. Buckminster Fuller
Emotions, unlike ideas, never become obsolete. - Marty Rubin
If you don’t like to change, you become obsolete. - Sunday Adelaja
QUILL, n. An implement of torture yielded by a goose and commonly wielded by an ass. This use of the quill is now obsolete, but its modern equivalent, the steel pen, is wielded by the same everlasting Presence. - Ambrose Bierce
If divorce has increased by one thousand percent, don't blame the women's movement. Blame the obsolete sex roles on which our marriages were based. - Betty Friedan
People in any organization are always attached to the obsolete - the things that should have worked but did not, the things that once were productive and no longer are. - Peter F. Drucker
But in terms of "psychological" time, most of us are still living in centuries past, stirred by ancient grudges, controlled by obsolete prejudices, driven by buried fears. - Sydney J. Harris
if it works it's obsolete - Marshall McLuhan
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