From: Keith Henson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu 02 Feb 2006 - 20:06:30 GMT
At 12:07 PM 2/2/2006 -0500, you wrote:
>On Feb 2, 2006, at 6:31 AM, Chris Taylor wrote:
>>>"In theory, theory and practice are the same, but in practice, they're
>>Google didn't help me attribute this top notch quip.
>>Is it yours Jerry?
>Not mine; though I had the attribution on the sig. Must have lost it.
>Stumbled across it when I was investigating Bozeman biplanes. I'l keep
Hunting on a substring:
1 - 10 of about 22,200 for "theory and practice are the same"
Yogi Berra put it succinctly: "In theory, theory and practice are the same.
In practice, they are not." Whether we're talking about wiring PCs or
www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3649/is_200402/ai_n9397905 - 28k -
Cached - Similar pages
Alt.quotations seems to back up Yogi as the source, though this quote is
questioned on Yogi Berra's Wikipeda talk page.
Sorry I can't give a more definite answer.
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