Google’s Talk to Books Answers My Burning Questions

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Google’s new AI-driven Talk to Books tool, recently introduced by Ray Kurzweil, looks through over 100,000 books for just the right answers for your most pressing inquiries, such as:

Should I get married?

If so, I believe you will make a wise decision about whether or not you should get married. — from Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married
by Gary Chapman

Are you deciding if you want to get married or if this is the person you really want to marry? — from Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married by Gary Chapman

Obviously, you should do so only if the relationship is clearly headed toward marriage. — from Boy Meets Girl: Say Hello to Courtship
by Joshua Harris

Yes and no. If you want to spend your life with someone very much like you, then yes. — from How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less
by Nicholas Boothman

That is the question you must ask yourself when you embark on the road to matrimony. — from Spouse: The Truth about Marriage by Shobhaa De

How can I become a millionaire before the age of 40?

Start a list with three columns in your Millionaire Idea Journal (or create a document in Microsoft Word). — from Internet Riches: The Simple Money-Making Secrets of Online Millionaires by Scott Fox

At the age of thirty you hit the lotto for $5 million, but will you still be a millionaire by the time you’re sixty-five? — from The Millionaire Mind
by Thomas J. Stanley

For example, if your goal was to become a multibillionaire and charitable philanthropist by age 40, your seven highest priority action steps might include opening a brokerage account, establishing a corporation, and identifying the charities you care about most. — from The Breakthrough Experience by John F. DeMartini

You may not want to become a millionaire, but you will still need to make enough money to live on, especially if you are working long hours and putting a lot of effort into the business. — from Automotive Detailing in Detail: A Guide to Enhancing, Renovating and Maintaining …
by Dom Colbeck, Jon Steele

If aliens invade and all I have is a pair of pliers, how can I save the Earth?

Fuse them in solar fire, however, and you can obtain the carbon atoms necessary for life, or the precious metal gold. — from Mindhacker: 60 Tips, Tricks, and Games to Take Your Mind to the Next Level
by Ron Hale-Evans, Marty Hale-Evans

Go get that Earth creature and bring back the Uranium Pew36 Space Modulator. — from Complete CompTIA A+ Guide to IT Hardware and Software
by Cheryl A. Schmidt

Make sure they are reusable, and enjoy saving the planet. — from The Complete Book of Home Organization: 200+ Tips and Projects
by Toni Hammersley

Oh, dear Talk to Books, how do I love thee? Let me count the ways…

Thank you for reading and sharing!

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