Quotes in science

Any living cell carries with it the experience of a billion years of experimentation by its ancestors.

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In physics, you don't have to go around making trouble for yourself - nature does it for you.

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A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.

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The quality revolution is nothing more, or less, than the dramatic expansion of the of scientific problem solving using informed observation and directed experimentation to find out more about the process, the product and the customer.

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Seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them.

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statistical methods appropriate for iterative inquiry can help the investigator not only to answer questions originally asked but also to catalyze the posing of new questions. Thus greatly assisting the subject matter specialist's attempt to understand the phenomenon under study.

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Statistics is, or should be, about scientific investigation and how to do it better, but many statisticians believe it is a branch of mathematics.

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In God we trust, all others must bring data.