Quotes that stir(-fry) me

  1. It is said that there is no such thing as a free lunch. But the universe is the ultimate free lunch. (Alan Guth)

  2. Imagination will often take us to the worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere. (Carl Sagan)

  3. All men dream. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. (T. E. lawrence - btw he was from ~1800s, it was not yet "excavated" that women might dream too, but the quote can be generalized i hope! )

  4. Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high, where knowledge is free. Where the world has not been broken up into fragments by narrow domestic walls. Where words come out from the depth of truth, where tireless striving stretches its arms toward perfection. (Good old Tagore)