A first-rate laboratory is one in which mediocre scientists can produce outstanding work. -- Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett (1897-1974).
A hen is only an eggs way of making another egg. -- Samuel Butler (1835-1902)
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough. -- Einstein
Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth. -- Sherlock Holmes (by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1859-1930)
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity. -- Robert A. Heinlein
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity. -- Horace Mann, address at Antioch College, 1859
Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact. -- George Eliot (1819-1880)