Tag Archives: Quotable Quotes

Quotable #10: Real Advances

“The mere formulation of a problem is far more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of mathematical or experimental skills. To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle requires creative imagination … Continue reading

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Quotable #9: The Future

“Prognostications are a notable proof of the wild curiosity of our nature, grasping at and anticipating future things, as if we had not enough to do to digest the present.” – Anon.

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Quotable #8: Hardship

“Calamity is the perfect glass wherein we truly see and know ourselves.” – William D’Avenant

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Quotable #7: Excuses

“If all the crutches in the world were laid end to end, there still wouldn’t be enough for the lame excuses.” – W. T. Rutherford

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Quotable #6: Health Books

“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” ― Mark Twain

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Quotable #5: Critics

“Now, in reality, the world have paid too great a compliment to critics, and have imagined them to be men of much greater profundity then they really are.” – Henry Fielding

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Quotable #4: More Than You Bargained For

“A bargain is something you don’t need at a price you can’t resist.” – Franklin Jones

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