Wherever Quotes (6 quotes)
An old foundation is worthy of all respect, but it must not take from us the right to build afresh wherever we will.
If you look right, you can see the whole world from wherever you happen to be.
One of the ways the telegraph changed us as humans was it gave us a new sense of what time it is. It gave us an understanding of simultaneity. It gave us the ability to synchronize clocks from one place to another. It made it possible for the world to have standard time and time zones and then Daylight Savings Time and then after that jetlag. All of that is due to the telegraph because, before that, the time was whatever it was wherever you were.
The scientist is a lover of truth for the very love of truth itself, wherever it may lead.
The study of Nature is intercourse with the highest mind. You should never trifle with Nature. At her lowest her works are the works of the highest powers, the highest something in the universe, in whichever way we look at it This is the charm of Study from Nature itself; she brings us back to absolute truth wherever we wander.
There is beauty in space, and it is orderly. There is no weather, and there is regularity. It is predictable . Everything in space obeys the laws of physics. If you know these laws, and obey them, space will treat you kindly. And don't tell me that man doesn't belong out there. Man belongs wherever he wants to goand hell do plenty well when he gets there.