Wiki Rewrites History

The Wiki is the message. -- MarshallMcLuhan

History will be kind to me - for I intend to wiki it. -- WinstonChurchill


Weeny, weedy, wiki. -- Julius Caesar (Caesar is describing three generations of group authoring tools, according to those with the original manglescripts).

Unfortunately, that's very close to how the original was pronounced.

I disagree with what you say, Sir, but I would die for our right to wiki it. -- MrVoltaire

(As an odd side-note, Voltaire didn't actually say that, or even the quote that that's based on. It was made up by someone who was doing a biography of Voltaire as something he might have said, and it just caught on. And that's how wiki got its name. Fascinating. So who did originally say or write "I never approved either the errors of his book, or the trivial truths he so vigorously laid down. I have, however, stoutly taken his side when absurd men have condemned him for these same truths."?)

Got up, wiki'd, went to bed. -- MarkTwain in Diary of a RecentChangesJunkie

I wouldn't join any page that would have me as an author. -- GrouchoMarx

The worst form of groupware in the world, apart from all of the other sorts. -- WinstonChurchill

This is not the end, it is not even the begin..end, it looks more like [interest atEnd] whileFalse: [wiki begin] -- WinstonChurchill in association with Alan Turing-Kay

Ask not what your wiki can do for you; but what you can do for your wiki. -- JohnFitzgeraldKennedy?

We choose to go to the WikiWikiWeb in this decade, and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because we are WikiholicsAnonymous. -- JohnFitzgeraldKennedy?

The only thing we have to wiki is, wiki itself. -- Franklin Roosevelt

We Wiki here, that this nation under God shall have a new birth of freedom, and that government of the people, by the people, for the people shall not perish from the earth. -- AbrahamLincoln, GettysburgAddress (...or something very loosely related to it. ;-)

I wiki, therefore I am. -- ReneDescartes

That's one small step for man, a giant wiki for mankind! -- Astronaut stepping on the moon after he looked at the earth.

Sighted Sub, Wiki'd Same. -- short naval message

What we have here is a failure to wiki - Go ahead - make my wiki. -- Clint Eastwood

I know what you're thinking, was that 5 Wiki RecentChanges, or 6? -- Clint Eastwood

I helped create the wiki. -- Al Gore

Wikis of the world, unite! You have nothing to lose but your links! -- UncleCharlie

Some day they will write a wiki and nobody will post.

In the future, everyone will be famous on fifteen wiki pages. -- Andy Warhol

Any sufficiently advanced wiki is indistinguishable from magic. -- ArthurCeeClarke

p.p.s. The SpellingChecker took issue with...Wiki -- Wiki SpellingChecker

Thou art wiki. -- ValentineMichaelSmith

A WikiWeb is a WikiName's way of creating more WikiNames. This may be the purpose of the Universe. -- LazarusLong

I can take you as far as WardCunningham's page, from there you can catch a link to NineRoomAtPurdue, or wherever you're going. -- Luke WikiWalker?

Give me endurance to accept the pages I can't edit, courage to edit the pages I can, and wisdom to know the difference. -- St. Francis of Wiki

Liberté, egalité, et ouiquité!

If a pattern comes along / you must Wiki. -- Devo

All the world's a WikiWikiWeb. And all the men and women merely HomePages. -- WilliamShakespeare

Edit unto others as you would have them edit unto you. -- JesusChrist

There is no wiki but WikiWiki, and Ward is its prophet. -- The Holy Quran


Wiki keeps track of history, but it does not keep track of history markers. As a result, we all write in an eternal WikiNow.

Those who do not learn from wiki are condemned to reimplement it.

Mommy, Where did the Wiki come from?

I have discovered a truly remarkable proof which this Wiki is too small to contain. -- PierreDeFermat


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