Quotes: laboratory

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  • Bill Rancic
    Bill Rancic
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    Ask any successful person to look back over the events of his or her life, and chances are there'll be a turning point of one kind or another. It doesn't matter if that success has come on a ball field or in a boardroom, in a research laboratory or on a campaign trail - it can usually be traced to some pivotal moment.
  • Burton Richter
    Burton Richter
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    During my years at the synchrotron laboratory, I had become interested in the theory of quantum electrodynamics and had decided that what I would most like to do after completing my dissertation work was to probe the short-distance behavior of the electromagnetic interaction.
  • Milan Kundera
    Milan Kundera
    Tsjech writer and criticus 1929-
    Milan Kundera
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    For a novelist, a given historic situation is an anthropologic laboratory in which he explores his basic question: What is human existence?
  • I consider nature a vast chemical laboratory in which all kinds of composition and decompositions are formed.
  • Ajay Naidu
    Ajay Naidu
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    I love films for the fact that it is like working under a microscope. It is sort of like a laboratory.
  • Burton Richter
    Burton Richter
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    Modern science is fast-moving, and no laboratory can exist for long with a program based on old facilities. Innovation and renewal are required to keep a laboratory on the frontiers of science.
  • Burton Richter
    Burton Richter
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    Since stepping down as laboratory director in 1999, I have devoted an increasing fraction of my time to international issues. I am involved with energy, environment, and sustainability issues, particularly as they involve new energy sources free of greenhouse gases.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
    Carl Sagan
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    The difference between physics and metaphysics is not that the practitioners of one are smarter than the practitioners of the other. The difference is that the metaphysicist has no laboratory.
    Source: Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark (2011) 64
  • Nicholas Butler
    Nicholas Butler
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    The history of the building of the American nation may justly be described as a laboratory experiment in understanding and in solving the problems that will confront the world tomorrow.
  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
    Marcel Proust
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    We are able to find everything in our memory, which is like a dispensary or chemical laboratory in which chance steers our hand sometimes to a soothing drug and sometimes to a dangerous poison.
  • Tennessee Williams
    Tennessee Williams
    American playwright 1911-1983
    Tennessee Williams
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    We're all of us guinea pigs in the laboratory of God. Humanity is just a work in progress.
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