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Science Quotes by Anagram (6 quotes)

A Telescope = To see place.
— Anagram
From 'The Anagram Hall of Fame' on the wordsmith.org website.
Science quotes on:  |  Place (177)  |  See (1081)  |  Telescope (98)

Astronomers = Moon Starers = No More Stars
— Anagram
From 'The Anagram Hall of Fame' on the wordsmith.org website.
Science quotes on:  |  Astronomer (93)  |  Moon (237)  |  More (2559)  |  Star (427)  |  Staring (3)  |  Stars (304)

General Theory of Relativity = Gravity too; referentially, eh?
— Anagram
Anagram by V. Rabin (2003) on anagramgenius.com website.
Science quotes on:  |  General (511)  |  Gravity (132)  |  Reference (33)  |  Relativity (88)  |  Theory (970)  |  Theory Of Relativity (33)

Madam Curie = Radium came.
— Anagram
From 'The Anagram Hall of Fame' on the wordsmith.org website.
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Samuel Morse = Here Come Dots.
— Anagram
From 'The Anagram Hall of Fame' on the wordsmith.org website.
Science quotes on:  |  Coming (114)  |  Dot (16)  |  Samuel F. B. Morse (9)

Tuesday, November Third = Many Voted, Bush Retired
[The date of the election of Bill Clinton over incumbent George H.W. Bush.]
— Anagram
From 'The Anagram Hall of Fame' on the wordsmith.org website.
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Quotes by others about Anagram (3)

[De Morgan relates that some person had made up 800 anagrams on his name, of which he had seen about 650. Commenting on these he says:]
Two of these I have joined in the title-page:
[Ut agendo surgamus arguendo gustamus.]
A few of the others are personal remarks.
Great gun! do us a sum!
is a sneer at my pursuit; but,
Go! great sum! [integral of a to the power u to the power n with respect to u] is more dignified. …
Adsum, nugator, suge!
is addressed to a student who continues talking after the lecture has commenced: …
Graduatus sum! nego
applies to one who declined to subscribe for an M.A. degree.
In Budget of Paradoxes (1872), 82. [The Latin phrases translate as, respectively, “Such action will start arguing with taste”, “Here babbler suck!” and “I graduate! I reject.” —Webmaster]
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Kepler’s suggestion of gravitation with the inverse distance, and Bouillaud’s proposed substitution of the inverse square of the distance, are things which Newton knew better than his modern readers. I have discovered two anagrams on his name, which are quite conclusive: the notion of gravitation was not new; but Newton went on.
In Budget of Paradoxes (1872), 82.
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Is there anyone whose name cannot be twisted into either praise or satire? I have had given to me,
Thomas Babington Macaulay
Mouths big: a Cantab anomaly.

In Budget of Paradoxes (1872), 83. [Macaulay’s full name is followed by an anagram of it. —Webmaster]
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