Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.
Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic.
The most considerable difference I note among men is not in their readiness to fall into error, but in their readiness to acknowledge these inevitable lapses.
Into Fall Inevitable
In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them.
Human Believe Human Activity
Ecclesiasticism in science is only unfaithfulness to truth.
The Bible has been the Magna Carta of the poor and of the oppressed.
There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life.
Benefit Early Life
Nothing can be more incorrect than the assumption one sometimes meets with, that physics has one method, chemistry another, and biology a third.
Sometimes Another Biology
Science has fulfilled her function when she has ascertained and enunciated truth.
Fulfilled Ascertained Function
Books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science.
Literature Books Counters
All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.
Common Sense Truth Long
It is one of the most saddening things in life that, try as we may, we can never be certain of making people happy, whereas we can almost always be certain of making them unhappy.
Unhappy Never Whereas