Re Scientisms

Amara Graps (
Mon, 22 Nov 1999 13:50:16 +0100

A few more "scientisms" : :-)

"That's the whole problem with science. You've got a bunch of
empiricists trying to describe things of unimaginable wonder." --Calvin (& Hobbes)

"I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems
is just as dumb as the next guy." -- Richard Feynman

"Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."
--Albert Einstein

"Results! Why man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know
several thousand things that won't work."

--Thomas Alva Edison

"Research is an organized method for keeping you reasonably
dissatisfied with what you have." --Charles Kettering

"Sometimes I think I understand everything... Then I regain
consciousness." --Ashleigh Brilliant



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