"Arostotle could have avoided the mistake of thinking that women have fewer
teeth than men by the simple device of asking Mrs. Aristotle to open her mouth." --Bertie Russell
"Art is I; science is we."
"Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a
"A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents, but rather
because its opponents die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it."
"Sicence is a flickering light in our darkness, it is but the only one we have
and woe to him who would put it out."
"In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man
to whom the idea first occurs."
--Sir William Osler
"Science commits suicide wien it adops a creed."
--Thomas Henry Huxley
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can
prove me wrong."
"The scientist... is at the moving edge of what's happening."
--Dr. Gerald M. Edleman