an experiment does not hold out the possibility of causing one
to revise one's views, it is hard to see why it should be done
1960 Nobel Laureate
you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to
do it over?"
the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen."
solve problems, geniuses
not to be a success, but rather to be of value."
whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday
is careless with the truth in small matters can not be trusted
with important matters."
start where the last man left off."
work doesn't guarantee success, but improves its chances."
is dependent on effort"
me a thoroughly
satisfied man and I will show you a failure."
three great essentials
anything are hard work, stick-to-itiveness, and common sense."
you are will show in what you do."
is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."
one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so
regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that
who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not
ask a question remains a fool forever."
"Let me tell you the
secret that had led to my goals; my strength lies solely in my
"Nobody is right all
the time and even a broken clock is right two times a day."
-Bill Clinton on need to
work together to solve problems DNC 2012
"Good science doesn't
happen when people are keeping their heads down. You need
a raucous, rowdy discussion"
"The great tragedy of
Science is the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly
Thomas H. Huxley,
"Biogenesis and Abiogenisis"
"Many consultants can
'turn the crank' but only few know 'when to crank, which crank
to turn, which direction to crank, or how many turns."