The best Quotations


Considered in its entirety, psychoanalysis won't do. it's an end product, moreover, like a dinosaur or a zeppelin; no better theory can ever be erected on its ruins, which will remain for ever one of the saddest and strangest of all landmarks in the history of twentieth-century thought.
- Sir Peter Medawar

If politics is the art of the possible, research is surely the art of the soluble. both are immensely practical-minded affairs.
- Sir Peter Medawar

The human mind treats a new idea the way the body treats a strange protein; it rejects it.
- Sir Peter Medawar

Today the world changes so quickly that in growing up we take leave not just of youth but of the world we were young in. fear and resentment of what is new is really a lament for the memories of our childhood.
- Sir Peter Medawar


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Quotation A miracle is an event which creates faith. That is the purpose and nature of miracles. Frauds deceive. An event which creates faith does not deceive: therefore it is not a fraud, but a miracle. - writer
Quotation There is wickedness in the intention of wickedness, even though it be not perpetrated in the act. - writer
Quotation Love is full of anxious fears. - writer
Quotation No wild enthusiast could rest, till half the world like him was possessed. - writer
Quotation It is a good morning exercise for a research scientist to discard a pet hypothesis every day before breakfast. It keeps him young. - writer
Quotation The obscure we see eventually, the completely apparent takes longer. - writer