Arnold H. Glasgow
Charles F. Kettering
Chris Van Allsburg
Henry Ward Beecher
J. B. Priestley
James A. Baldwin
Jerry B. Jenkins
Linda M. Godwin
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thomas A. Edison
Famous quotes by Physicists
"The one who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The one who walks alone, is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been"
"Isn't it strange that I who have written only unpopular books should be such a popular fellow?"
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds"
"Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better"
"When walking through the "valley of shadows," remember, a shadow is cast by a Light"
"If you keep your mouth shut you will never put your foot in it"
"Before you beat a child, be sure yourself are not the cause of the offense"
"Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere"
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized"
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning"
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be"
"Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift"
"It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed"
"The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms"
"Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking"
"Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character"
"It is only to the individual that a soul is given"
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer"
"Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations"
"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen"
"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish"
"As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality"
"As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue"
"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new"
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either"
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking"
"Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves"
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction"
"An empty stomach is not a good political adviser"
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