The study of nature is interwoven with the highest mind. You should never trifle with nature.
The glacier was God's great plough set at work ages ago to grind, furrow, and knead over, as it were, the surface of the earth.
A feeling of aversion or attachment toward something is your clue that there's work to be- Ram Dass
Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progr...- Thomas John Watson, Sr.
Never judge a work of art by its defects.- Washington Allston
To make a deliberate falsification for personal gain is the last, worst depth to which eit...- Dorothy L. Sayers
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, thos...- Albert Camus
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The student must remember, for his consolation…that his failures are almost as important to the cause of science and to those who follow him in the same road, as his successes. It is much to know what we cannot do in any given direction—the first step, indeed, toward the accomplishment of what we can do.
|Birth:||28th May, 1807|
|Death:||14th December, 1873|
|Profession:||Glaciologist, Paleontologist, Geologist, Inventor, Professor|
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