Primo Quotes

George Iles

The King George Islands (Îles du Roi Georges) is a subgroup of the Tuamotus Archipelago group in French Polynesia.

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Dumbness and silence are two different things.

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Discovery begins by finding the discoverer.

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Degree is much: the whole Atlantic might be lukewarm and never boil us a potato.

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Boundaries which mark off one field of science from another are purely artificial, are set up only f ...

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Educated folk keep to one another's company too much, leaving other people much like milk skimmed of ...

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Evolution pays and that is why there is evolution

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Ten builders rear an arch, each in turn lifting it higher; but it is the tenth man, who drops in the ...

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When a learner, in the fullness of his powers, comes to great truths unstaled by premature familiari ...

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No gun is perfectly true. So the marksman, that he may hit the bull's-eye, points elsewhere.

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“A superstition is a premature explanation that overstays its time.”

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“Doubt is the beginning, not the end, of wisdom.”

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“Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark.”

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“Whoever ceases to be a student has never been a student.”

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Nothing cools so fast as undue enthusiasm. Water that has boiled freezes sooner than any other.

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Nature is full of by-ends. A moth feeds on a petal, in a moment the pollen caught on its breast will ...

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