"Seek knowledge rather than silver, seek understanding rather than gold."
"When you work at home, fellow alums, discipline is the supreme virtue. Suicidal self-loathing lurks behind every coffee break. Activities must be expertly scheduled, from shopping to showers to panic attacks."
"Life is too short to be busy."
"Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go."
"Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing."
Werner von Braun
"Science is a wonderful thing, unless one has to earn one’s living from it."
"Every Saint has a past, and every Sinner has a future."
"I can resist everything except temptation."