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Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - February 17, 2018
The great tragedy of Science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
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Thomas H. Huxley (1825 - 1895)  
I'm seventeen and I'm crazy. My uncle says the two always go together. When people ask your age, he said, always say seventeen and insane.
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Ray Bradbury (1920 - ), Fahrenheit 451, 1953  
It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day-to-day basis.
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Margaret Bonnano  
I keep the subject of my inquiry constantly before me, and wait till the first dawning opens gradually, by little and little, into a full and clear light.
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Isaac Newton (1642 - 1727)  
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