What is the most famous quote by Alan Sokal ?
And I'm a stodgy old scientist who believes, naively, that there exists an external world, that there exist objective truths about that world, and that my job is to discover some of them.— Alan Sokal
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Following is a list of the best Alan Sokal quotes, including various Alan Sokal inspirational quotes, and other famous sayings by Alan Sokal.
Anyone who believes that the laws of physics are mere social conventions is invited to try transgressing those conventions from the windows of my apartment. (I live on the twenty-first floor).
Why should self-indulgent nonsense - whatever its professed political orientation - be lauded as the height of scholarly achievement?
A mode of thought does not become 'critical' simply by attributing that label to itself, but by virtue of its content.