[Ads-l] Pauling quote?

Stephen Goranson goranson at DUKE.EDU
Sat Mar 18 13:56:12 UTC 2023

Elsewhere I wrote:

"A saying (with variations) attributed (maybe truly, though I don't have absolute proof) to Linus Pauling (or maybe Thomas Edison) is, in any case:
"The best way to have a good idea is to have a lot of ideas and throw away the bad ones."

Whether it's a good idea to post it here, I leave open.

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