Alexander Fleming

Alexander Fleming

British bacteriologist.
It is the lone worker who makes the first advance in a subject; the details may be worked out by a team, but the prime idea is due to enterprise, thought, and perception of an individual.More Alexander Fleming quotes [09/03/2011 03:09:20]
A good gulp of hot whiskey at bedtime - it's not very scientific but it helpsMore Alexander Fleming quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One sometimes finds what one is not looking for. When I woke up just after dawn on Sept. 28, 1928, I certainly didn’t plan to revolutionize all medicine by discovering the world’s first antibiotic, or bacteria killer. But I guess that was exactly what I did.More Alexander Fleming quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
(The discovery of penicillin) was a triumph of accident, a fortunate occurrence which happened while I was working on a purely academic bacteriological problem.More Alexander Fleming quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Penicillin cures, but wine makes people happy.More Alexander Fleming quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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