[Ads-l] Eureka/ That's odd

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Aug 25 16:34:57 UTC 2015

On Tue, Aug 25, 2015 at 12:03 PM, Peter Morris <
peter_morris_1 at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:

> The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new =
> discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but "That's funny ."

It doesn't seem to be anything that Asimov would say, in my opinion. It's
too trivial an observation. But...

Youneverknow. Nobody's perfect.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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