Dictionary of Scientific Quotations

By Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither, Carl C. Gaither

Discovering phrases of knowledge approximately technology is now effortless with Gaither's Dictionary of clinical Quotations. geared up thematically and listed alphabetically through writer, this paintings makes available an remarkable choice of nearly 21,000 quotations regarding a huge variety of medical themes, together with astronomy, biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics. The thematic association lets you without difficulty discover a pertinent citation from a number of assets and views. The ensuing compendium permits a reader to conceptualize and include the written photographs of scientists, laymen, politicians, novelists, playwrights, and poets approximately humankind's medical achievements. Quotations are indexed with the credited writer, name, bankruptcy, web page quantity, birth/death date, and career the place possible.

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The existence and Letters of Charles Darwin (Volume 1) bankruptcy II (p. forty four) D. Appleton & corporation. manhattan, big apple, united states. 1896 Haldane, John Burdon Sanderson fifty nine different People’s Trades Beetles Summit Books. big apple, big apple, united states. 1989 Shakespeare, William 1564–1616 English poet, playwright, and actor The feel of demise is so much in apprehension; And the negative beetle that we tread upon, In corporal sufferance finds a pang as nice As while a huge dies. In nice Books of the Western global (Volume 27) The performs and Sonnets of William Shakespeare (Volume 2) degree for degree Act III, Scene i, l. 78–81 Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. Chicago, Illinois, united states. 1952 Wordsworth, William 1770–1850 English poet The beetle, panoplied in gem stones and gold A mailed angel on a conflict day. the entire Poetical Works of William Wordsworth Stanzas Written in My Pocket-Copy of Thomson’s fortress of Indolence Crowell. ny, manhattan, united states. 1888 ANIMAL: INSECT: BUTTERFLY Ackerman, Diane 1948– American author 100 million monarchs migrate every year. Gliding, flapping, hitching rides on thermals like several hawk or eagle, they fly so far as 4 thousand miles and as excessive as thousand toes, rivaling the nice animal migrations of Africa, the flocking of birds throughout North the United States. The Rarest of the infrequent: Vanishing Animals, undying Worlds The wintry weather Palace of Monarchs (p. 132) classic Books. ny, long island, united states. 1997 1892–1964 English biologist while requested through a bunch of theologians what you can actually finish as to the character of the writer from a examine of His construction, Haldane is related to have replied, “An inordinate fondness for beetles. ” In G. E. Hutchinson Homage to Santa Rosalia, or Why Are There such a lot of sorts of Animals American Naturalist, quantity ninety three, 1959 (p. 146) Bates, Henry Walter 1825–92 English naturalist and explorer …the research of butterflies — creatures chosen because the forms of airiness and frivolity — rather than being despised, will a few day be valued as essentially the most vital branches of organic technology. The Naturalist at the River Amazons (Volume 2) bankruptcy V (p. 346) John Murray. London, England. 1863 Levi, Primo 1919–87 Italian author and chemist Borland, Hal After the planet turns into theirs, many hundreds of thousands of years must go prior to a beetle rather enjoyed by means of …the emergence of a chick from an egg, in itself a wonderful factor, is simplicity itself, for the chick is a miniature of 1900–78 American author 60 Animal: Insect: Caterpillar the creature that laid the egg. right here we have now a unconditionally assorted occasion. A butterfly laid an egg. That egg hatched right into a caterpillar without trace of flight or winged good looks. That caterpillar retired right into a cocoon or a chrysalis, and out of that condo of switch now comes a fragile-winged creature of the air, a dwelling little bit of sheer attractiveness and mind's eye. the long-lasting development lifestyles — The Pygmy Hordes: Butterflies and Moths (p. 159) Simon & Schuster. big apple, manhattan, united states. 1959 Brower, David 1912–2000 American environmentalist “Butterfly is a silly word,” the Spaniard acknowledged; “maripose is much more appealing.

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