Quotes in experiment
What most experimenters take for granted before they begin their experiments is infinitely more interesting than any results to which their experiments lead.
If you're not stubborn, you'll give up on experiments too soon. And if you're not flexible, you'll pound your head against the wall and you won't see a different solution to a problem you're trying to solve.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
In the spirit of science, there really is no such thing as a "failed experiment." Any test that yields valid data is a valid test.
If your experiment needs statistics, you ought to have done a better experiment.
Children are born true scientists. They spontaneously experiment and experience and reexperience again. They select, combine, and test, seeking to find order in their experiences - "which is the mostest? which is the leastest?" They smell, taste, bite, and touch-test for hardness, softness, springiness, roughness, smoothness, coldness, warmness: they heft, shake, punch, squeeze, push, crush, rub, and try to pull things apart.
Any living cell carries with it the experience of a billion years of experimentation by its ancestors.
No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soup companies, which does not have laboratories for the purpose of experimentation.
the lean manager believes that problem solving is about experimentation by means of plan-do-check-act.