Contest Quotes (6 quotes)
Neutrinos ... win the minimalist contest: zero charge, zero radius, and very possibly zero mass.
Our moral theorists seem never content with the normal. Why must it always be a contest between fornication, obesity and laziness, and celibacy, fasting and hard labor?
Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake, but the very breath of science is a contest with mistake, and must keep the conscience alive.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
The contest [between the wave and particle theories of light] is something like one between a shark and a tiger, each is supreme in its own element but helpless in that of the other.
Your right to hold an opinion is not being contested. Your expectation that it be taken seriously is.