More From Oliver Wendell Holmes
- "Men do not quit playing because they grow old; they grow old because they quit playing."
- "The real religion of the world comes from women much more than from men – from mothers most of all, who carry the key of our souls in their bosoms."
- "Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out."
More In Science
- "I think Junior is certainly a science fiction premise as is Twins, as is Dave, beyond Ghostbusters."― Ivan Reitman
- "All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us. This is the easiest of sciences, a fact which is obvious in that no one’s brain rejects it; for laymen and people who are utterly illiterate know how to count and reckon."― Roger Bacon
- "It is this, at its most basic, that makes science a humane pursuit; it acknowledges the commonality of people’s experience."― John Charles Polanyi