Discovery Quotes

And of all illumination which human reason can give, none is comparable to the discovery of what we are, our nature, our obligations, what happiness we are capable of, and what are the means of attaining it. Adam Weishaupt

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I love going to museums, especially the Met, because there's always room for discovery, or the Neue Galerie. It's a great jewel box. Aerin Lauder

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I think that I've always been attracted to characters who are positive and come from a very innocent place. I think there's a lot of room for discovery in these characters, and that's something I always have fun playing. Amy Adams

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I had my moments for sure but I wasn't confrontational. And sometimes you get on the court and you'd find yourself very confrontational. It was all a discovery. Andre Agassi

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The discovery of HIV in 1983 and the proof that it was the cause of AIDS in 1984 were the first major scientific breakthroughs that provided a specific target for blood-screening tests and opened the doorway to the development of antiretroviral medications. Anthony Fauci

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Whenever I found out anything remarkable, I have thought it my duty to put down my discovery on paper, so that all ingenious people might be informed thereof. Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

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Every character, for me, is a new discovery. Arjun Kapoor

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The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems afterwards. Arthur Koestler

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The 'Mythbusters' crew, we monitor the Discovery boards, we look for the new ideas that are being forwarded on those boards, and we keep track of what's going on, we keep updated. Adam Savage

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There is no logical way to the discovery of these elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance. Albert Einstein

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The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder. Albert Einstein

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Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen, and thinking what nobody has thought. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

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A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

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Discovery is seeing what everybody else has seen, and thinking what nobody else has thought. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

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We should revel in tons and tons and tons of ideas. Some of them will manifest and lead to a drug discovery, and some will not. Anne Wojcicki

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You begin a film more with questions than with direct intentions. It's more of an exploration and discovery. Alexander Payne

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Before the discovery of agriculture mankind was everywhere so divided, the size of each group being determined by the natural fertility of its locality. Arthur Keith

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For a sculptor, a painter, a weaver, a potter, the dialogue between one's materials and what one makes from them is easy to see: discover a new material or a new way to use a familiar one, and new things can be made, sometimes leading to the discovery of more new material, leading to more creation. Andrea Barrett

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I guess the most surprising discovery was how long Gandhi remained loyal to the ideal of the British Empire, even in India. Arthur L. Herman

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Well, it wasn't a holiday, but I had expected to do some sightseeing when I went to Haiti to film a series called 'True Horror' for Discovery. Before I arrived, our film crew were kidnapped and held at knifepoint. Anthony Head

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The pen is an instrument of discovery rather than just a recording implement. If you write a letter of resignation or something with an agenda, you're simply using a pen to record what you have thought out. Billy Collins

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We had avoided discovery by the Sioux scouts, and we were confident of giving them a complete surprise. Buffalo Bill

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The secret to discovery is to never believe existing facts. Bryant H. McGill

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Before the discovery of quantum mechanics, the framework of physics was this: If you tell me how things are now, I can then use the laws of physics to calculate, and hence predict, how things will be later. Brian Greene

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Socialism, on the contrary, extends its function to the description of society as it should be, and the discovery of the means of making it what it should be. Benjamin Tucker

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The new discovery of a 3.3 billion barrel oil deposit off Norway's coast cements that nation's claim to being Europe's second largest oil producer. Bob Beauprez

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Lyon is unusual and seems to be exceptionally incompetent at publicising itself. In fact, it doesn't want visitors. It fears discovery. Bill Buford

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If you had to pay separately for just PBS, probably, sadly, not a majority of Americans would do that. So there's many channels, whether it's Discovery Channel or C-SPAN or many, many others, that just aren't viable. Brian L. Roberts

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If I had a plot that was all set in advance, why would I want go through the agony of writing the novel? A novel is a kind of exploration and discovery, for me at any rate. Chaim Potok

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Knowing that we are primates, I think, is a fascinating discovery, and a very interesting and rather cheering one. Christopher Hitchens

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