Most people want to serve God, but only in an advisory capacity.
Life isn’t measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the places that take our breath way.
(ProfJameson comment:I have seen this quoted as the “moments” in instead of the “places”, but being a passionate lover of travel, I find this version more compelling. I am always looking for good travel quotes, they seem to be harder to find than my other categories.
One of the greatest tragedies in science is the slaying of a great theory by an ugly fact
(I find this is very often true of the clever mechanisms discovered by the pharmaceutical industry, only to be studied and be found that they don’t, in fact,work. Prof Jameson’s comment)