Posts Tagged ‘memory’

“You have said more than you realize”, said Don Quijote, “for there are some,
who exhaust themselves in learning and investigating things which, once known and
verified, add not one jot to our understanding or our memory”. M. de Cervantes Saavedra, 1615

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Which way I ought to go?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here”, said Alice.

“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to”, said the Cat.

“I don’t much care where”,  said Alice.

“Then it doesn’t matter which way you go”, said the Cat. Lewis Carroll 1865

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magnetic field (II)

Magnetic fields are to astrophysics as sex is to psychology. H. C. van de Hulst, 1989

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magnetic field (I)

If it was not for its magnetic field, the Sun would be as dull a star s most astronomers think it is. R. Leighton, 1965

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polarized light

If light is man’s most useful tool, polarized light is the quintessence of utility, W. A.  Shurcliff 1962

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