Science, the holy grail of comprehension, despite being incomprehensible for many, still accepted with open arms. For most, science is that which generates knowledge. After all, art or philosophy didn’t bring us to outer space. Altruism never cured cancer and a poem never moved an aeroplane through the sky. Science did it, and science did it well. Much of what we appreciate about modern life had to be discovered, researched and explained. To deny that Science has been a blessing for humanity would be blind and arrogant. But to deny that science is not a blessing alone would be so too. Continue reading
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
– John Wooden
“You don’t remember what happened. What you remember becomes what happened.”
– John Green
“We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy.”
– Albus Dumbledore
“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.”
– Winston Churchill
There is in me an anarchy and frightful disorder. Creating makes me die a thousand deaths, because it means making order, and my entire being rebels against order. But without it I would die, scattered to the winds.
– Albert Camus
“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside of us while we live.”
– Norman Cousins
“What screws us up most in life is the picture in our head of how it is supposed to be.”
I set fire to everything
I thought I was
and began to learn
who I was.
– John M. Green
“The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.”