Disturb Quotes (5 quotes)
Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on.
If a man, holding a belief which he was taught in childhood or persuaded of afterwards, keeps down and pushes away any doubts which arise about it in his mind, purposely avoids the reading of books and the company of men that call in question or discuss it, and regards as impious those questions which cannot easily be asked without disturbing itthe life of that man is one long sin against mankind.
If I have sometimes disturbed our academies by somewhat livelier discussions, it is because I was passionately defending truth.
If we take quantum theory seriously as a picture of whats really going on, each measurement does more than disturb: it profoundly reshapes the very fabric of reality.
The laboratory work was the province of Dr Searle, an explosive, bearded Nemesis who struck terror into my heart. If one made a blunder one was sent to stand in the corner like a naughty child. He had no patience with the women students. He said they disturbed the magnetic equipment, and more than once I heard him shout Go and take off your corsets! for most girls wore these garments then, and steel was beginning to replace whalebone as a stiffening agent. For all his eccentricities, he gave us excellent training in all types of precise measurement and in the correct handling of data.