Science advances through tentative answers to a series of more and more subtle questions which reach deeper and deeper into the essence of natural phenomena.
In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.
Where observation is concerned, chance favors only the prepared mind.
Chance favors the prepared mind.
It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes.
There are no such things as applied sciences, only applications of science.
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal: my strength lies solely in my tenacity
Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
Chance favours the prepared mind.
The universe is asymmetric and I am persuaded that life, as it is known to us, is a direct result of the asymmetry of the universe or of its indirect consequences. The universe is asymmetric.
Blessed is he who carries within himself a God, an ideal, and who obeys it: ideal of art, ideal of science, ideal of the gospel virtues, therein lie the springs of great thoughts and great actions; they all reflect light from the Infinite.
Posterity will one day laugh at the foolishness of modern materialistic philosophers. The more I study nature, the more I stand amazed at the work of the Creator. I pray while I am engaged at my work in the laboratory.
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.
There does not exist a category of science to which one can give the name applied science. There are science and the applications of science, bound together as the fruit of the tree which bears it.
Science brings men nearer to God.
Did you ever observe to whom the accidents happen? Chance favors only the prepared mind.
Fortune favors the prepared mind.
A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.
Do not let yourself be tainted with a barren skepticism.