Discovery Related Quotes
“There are those whose sole claim to profundity is the discovery of exceptions to the rules.”
“December 7th, 1941, was not just a day of infamy. In many ways it was a day of discovery for America and for the world. It changed us, it hurt us, it made us stronger -- as did September 11th. And that is why we must never forget the events and sacrifices of that terrible day.”
The essence of boredom is to be found in the obsessive search for novelty. Satisfaction lies in mindful repetition, the discovery of endless richness in subtle variations on familiar themes.
I had learned that science is a rewarding, active process of discovery, not the passive absorption of what others had discovered.
“I know not, that by living dissections any discovery has been made by which a single malady is more easily cured.”
(The discovery of penicillin) was a triumph of accident, a fortunate occurrence which happened while I was working on a purely academic bacteriological problem.
Less and less is life animated through personal discovery, intimacy with others, or self-reflection. While life has become more manageable for many people, it has become commensurately less engaged.
The most important principle for self discovery and to taste success is rather than changing other's attitude changes your own. And always remember same sun which melts the butter also hardens the clay