And the personality of the veteran scientist
made so vivid a picture upon the mind of the impressionable young Bell that the grand passion of science became henceforth the master-motif of his life.
were far inland, prosecuting their search for the valuable commodity that native rumor upon the mainland had led them to believe might be found here in marketable quantity.
I have discussed the question with a noted Martian scientist
, a friend of mine; but his theories are still only theories.
Primarily, Jacobus Laningdale was a scientist
, and, up to that time, a very obscure scientist
, a professor employed in the laboratories of the Health Office of New York City.
works of one thousand eminent scientists
, who have illuminated the
They philosophized, if you will pardon my misuse of the word, about the heart as the seat of the emotions, while the scientists
were formulating the circulation of the blood.
So Bacon was not only a lover of truth but was also the first of our scientists
The present book, as a brief sketch of English Literature rather strictly defined, has necessarily disregarded the scientists
, economists, and philosophers whose writings did much to mold the course of thought during the Victorian period.
Preachers or scientists
may generalize, but we know that no generality is possible about those whom we love; not one heaven awaits them, not even one oblivion.
tell us that the diamond is the hardest substance known.
Nietzsche's obvious moral, however, is that great scientists
and thinkers, once they have reached the wall encircling scepticism and have thereby learned to recover their confidence in the act of believing, as such, usually manifest the change in their outlook by falling victims to the narrowest and most superstitious of creeds.
Then, 'Remarkable Behaviour of an Eminent Scientist
,' I heard the Editor say, thinking (after his wont) in headlines.