Arthur Schopenhauer Quote : 29824

The discovery of truth is prevented more effectively, not by the false appearance things present and which mislead into error, not directly by weakness of the reasoning powers, but by preconceived opinion, by prejudice.

–Arthur Schopenhauer
Arnold Palmer Quote : 29734

The secret of concentration is the secret of self-discovery. You reach inside yourself to discover your personal resources, and what it takes to match them to the challenge.

–Arnold Palmer
Alexander Fleming Quote 28454 - Nature makes penicillin I just found it.

Nature makes penicillin; I just found it.

–Alexander Fleming
Alexander Fleming Quote 28446

The discovery of penicillin was a triumph of accident, a fortunate occurrence that happened while I was working on a purely academic bacteriological problem.

–Alexander Fleming
Alexander Fleming Quote 28440

I certainly didn’t plan to revolutionize all medicine by discovering the world’s first antibiotic, or bacteria killer. But I suppose that was exactly what I did.

–Alexander Fleming
Alexander Fleming Quote 28438

For the birth of something new, there has to be a happening. Newton saw an apple fall; James Watt watched a kettle boil; Roentgen fogged some photographic plates. And these people knew enough to translate ordinary happenings into something new…

–Alexander Fleming
Aldous Huxley Quotes : 28024

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.

–Aldous Huxley
Aldous Huxley Quotes : 27921

An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.

–Aldous Huxley
Alfred North Whitehead Quote : Everything of importance has been said before by somebody...

Everything of importance has been said before by somebody who did not discover it.

–Alfred North Whitehead
Alfred North Whitehead Quote : 26731

From the very beginning of his education, the child should experience the joy of discovery.

–Alfred North Whitehead
Alexander Graham Bell Quotes : 26620

Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.

–Alexander Graham Bell