Archive for the ‘Quote’ category

Richard Feynman Quote

September 27, 2010

“Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that’s not why we do it.”

— Richard Feynman

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Solar Energy Quote

September 11, 2010

“I’d put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don’t have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that.”

—Thomas Edison, in conversation with Henry Ford (1931)

 

Calvin Quote

August 12, 2010

“That’s the whole problem with science. You’ve got a bunch of empiricists trying to describe things of unimaginable wonder.”

— Calvin (and Hobbes)

Not Broken Quote

July 30, 2010

“If it isn’t broken, let’s take it apart and see why not.”

— Unknown

Not Impossible Quote

July 25, 2010

“It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.”

— Robert H. Goddard, physicist and inventor

Technology Quote

June 30, 2010

“Technology has the shelf life of a banana.”

— Scott McNealy, Co-founder of Sun Microsystems

Curiosity Quote

June 7, 2010

“Ignorance killed the cat. Curiosity was framed.”

— C.J. Cherryh, Author


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