"People who live entirely by the fertility of their imaginations are fascinating, brilliant and often charming, but they should be sat next to at dinner parties, not lived with." - Scottie Fitzgerald, (daughter of the other)
"... if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours." ~ Thoreau
"Not knowing the Second Law of Thermodynamics is like never having read a work of Shakespeare."
~ English novelist and scientist C.P. Snow
"I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky,
And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by," ~ "Sea Fever", by John Masefield
Ernest Rutherford, physicist: "I haven't the money, so I've got to think."
"All science is either physics, or stamp collecting."
Between two evils, I like to pick the one I haven't tried before. - Mae West