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Albert von Szent-GyorgyiDiscovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.
Covert ComicThe term 'grisly discovery' is a redundancy.
Francis Bacon
(1561 - 1626)
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
John Alejandro KingThe Covert Comic. Spymaster of the sleeper agent called love.
John Alejandro King
(~1958 - )
How do I know you're who you say you aren't?
- (from 'The Covert Comic')
John Alejandro King a.k.a. 'The Covert Comic'
(~1958 - )
A well conceived covert action program, forcefully executed now, may prevent the need for future intervention for hours to come.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert ComicIf a covert action fails, the next one will be ten times more expensive. If a covert action succeeds, the next one will be priceless.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
Gentlemen do not read each other's mail. They write it.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
Covert action speaks quieter than words.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
Secret 10022122. If the high point of a CIA covert operations program is higher than the low point, that program is a failure.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert ComicLife is a continual backstopping of one's cover story.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert ComicSaying is one thing, doing is your cover.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert ComicCovert action is diplomacy carried to its logical contusion.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert ComicLife is just another cover stop.
John Alejandro King a.k.a. The Covert Comic (www.covertcomic.com)
(1958 - )
Can God design a covert action that's so secret even He doesn't know what He's doing?
John Alejandro King, noted CIA officer
(~1958 - )
If it's a covert operation, you deny that you did it, but you don't necessarily deny it happened. If it's a clandestine operation, you deny it happened, but you don't necessarily deny that you did it.
PlatoYou can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.
The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
*Every* action is a covert action.
The Covert Comic
(~1958 - )
Definition: Official cover. Notional employment affiliation, typically 'backstopped,' assigned to and used as an operational facade by a covert intelligence officer. (See 'self,' 'spouse,' 'universe,' 'God').
Thomas EdisonI have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
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