Upset Quotes (6 quotes)
Art is meant to upset people, science reassures them.
Art upsets, science reassures.
Error held as truth has much the effect of truth. In politics and religion this fact upsets many confident predictions.
Historical theories are, after all, intellectual apple carts. They are quite likely to be upset. Nor should it be forgotten that they tend to attract, when they gain ascendancy, a fair number of apple-polishers
I always feel like our descendantsthey're going to be upset with us for wrecking the planet anywaybut they're really going to be mad that we didn't even bother to take a good picture. [On the importance of thorough research of even a little ant species.]
The apex of mathematical achievement occurs when two or more fields which were thought to be entirely unrelated turn out to be closely intertwined. Mathematicians have never decided whether they should feel excited or upset by such events.