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Quote from 1997 sci-fi film Gattaca, starred by Jude Law (foreground) and Ethan Hawke (background) and Uma Thurman (not featured). "They've got you looking so hard for any flaw, that after a while, that's all that you see,"

Gattaca: Fave Quotes

10 fingers, 10 toes, that’s all that used to matter.

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Pikachu mascot at Hokkaido New Chitose Airport, Pokémon Centre, dressed in pilot attire.

The Real Meaning of Work

One day, Nolan was touring the ground to check on his operators. When one of them showed him that the inventory was low, Nolan proclaimed that ensuring the supplies was sufficient was not part of his main portfolio, even though he was the only one in the company doing it.

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GATTACA

In the not-so-distant future, when genetic engineering made it possible for parents to engineer their ideal children, Vincent Freeman, the new underclass discriminated down to science, took over the identity of Jerome Eugene Morrow.

Salzburg, Austria - A path on the garden in front of Mirabel Palace.

Gen X vs Millennials: Don’t Confuse Passion With Professionalism

Companies exist not to fulfill employee’s dreams, but to offer customers some value. As long as we’re playing the role of an employee, the only certain thing we can derive from the work is the remuneration that is stated in the contract or law. Job satisfaction is not part of the package.