We are built to make mistakes, coded for error.
— Lewis Thomas

We all have the extraordinary coded within us... waiting to be released.
Jean Houston coded quote

When committees gather, each member is necessarily an actor, uncontrollably acting out the part of himself, reading the lines that identify him, asserting his identity. We are designed, coded, it seems, to place the highest priority on being individuals, and we must do this first, at whatever cost, even if it means disability for the group.
— Lewis Thomas

I gave up on new poetry myself thirty years ago, when most of it began to read like coded messages passing between lonely aliens on a hostile world.
— Russell Baker

First there was racism. Then liberals created institutional racism and coded racism. You can only hear it with a dog whistle.
— Evan Sayet