What constitutes a real, live human being is more of a mystery than ever these days, and men each one of whom is a valuable, unique experiment on the part of nature are shot down wholesale.
By : Hermann Hesse
The violent reaction on the recent development of modern physics can only be understood when one realises that here the foundations of physics have started moving
By : Werner Heisenberg
Last year, New York got $200 million. This year, we're going to give them $124 million under this particular program. But last year was an artificially elevated number to make up from the very low grant the year before.
By : Michael Chertoff
I have complete artistic control, and I just do my best album every time and trust it to fate.
By : Susannah McCorkle
I had no books at home. I started to frequent a public library in Lisbon. It was there, with no help except curiosity and the will to learn, that my taste for reading developed and was refined.
By : Jose Saramago
A win by an unsound combination, however showy, fills me with artistic horror.
By : Wilhelm Steinitz
I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and space is a unique opportunity to fulfill my early fantasies.
By : Christa McAuliffe
That piece has been choreographed so badly so many times. I'm loathe to do it but I may eventually because it is one of the seminal art works of the twentieth century.
By : Mark Morris
I like to look like a person. It drives me crazy when you see women in movies playing teachers, and they have biceps. It totally takes me out of the movie. I start thinking, Wow, that actress playing this part really looks great!
By : Emma Stone
Every article I wrote in those days, every speech I made, is full of pleading for the recognition of lead poisoning as a real and serious medical problem.
By : Alice Hamilton