Percival Lowell

Percival Lowell

Imagination is as vital to any advance in science as learning and precision are essential for starting points.More Percival Lowell quotes [08/03/2011 05:08:28]
Formulae are the anaesthetics of thought, not its stimulants and to make any one think is far better worth while than cramming him with ill-considered, and therefore indigestible, learning.More Percival Lowell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Bright points in the sky or a blow on the head will equally cause one to see stars.More Percival Lowell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War is a survival among us from savage times and affects now chiefly the boyish and unthinking element of the nation.More Percival Lowell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are celestial sights more dazzling, spectacles that inspire more awe, but to the thoughtful observer who is privileged to see them well, there is nothing in the sky so profoundly impressive as the canals of Mars. Fine lines and little gossamer filaments only, cobwebbing the face of the Martian disk, but threads to draw one's mind after them across the millions of miles of intervening void.More Percival Lowell quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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