- Generations to come, it may be, will scarcely believe that such a one as this ever in flesh and blood walked upon this earth. ~ Albert Einstein (In reference to the death of Mahatma Gandhi).
- Nothing in Biology Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution. ~ Theodosius Dobzhansky
- There is only one science, physics: everything else is social work. ~ James D. Watson
- Democracy is a poor system of government at best; the only thing that can honestly be said in its favor is that it is about eight times as good as any other method the human race has ever tried. Democracy's worst fault is that its leaders are likely to reflect the faults and virtues of their constituents - at a depressingly low level. ~ Robert A. Heinlein (1991). Stranger in a Strange Land. G.P. Putnam's Sons. pp. p. 232. ISBN 0399135863.