Science is the Differential Calculus of the mind. Art the Integral Calculus; they may be beautiful when apart, but are greatest only when combined.

— Ronald Ross

The most lust Ronald Ross quotes to get the best of your day

The World requires at least ten years to understand a new idea, however important or simple it may be.


The Panama Canal was dug with a microscope.


I have failed in finding parasites in mosquitoes fed on malaria patients, but perhaps I am not using the proper kind of mosquito.


Wall Street's favorite scam is pretending that luck is skill.


Active management is little more than a gigantic con game.


The work ... was ... so blinding that I could scarcely see afterwards, and the difficulty was increased by the fact that my microscope was almost worn out, the screws being rusted with sweat from my hands and forehead, and my only remaining eye-piece being cracked... Fortunately invaluable oil-imraersion object-glass remained good.


On some peculiar pigmented cells found in two mosquitoes fed on malarial.


This day relenting God Hath placed within my hand A wondrous thing;

and God Be praised. At His command, Seeking His secret deeds With tears and toiling breath, I find thy cunning seeds, O million-murdering Death. I know this little thing A myriad men will save. O Death, where is thy sting? Thy victory, O Grave? Poem he wrote following the discovery that the malaria parasite was carried by the amopheline mosquito.


The belief is growing on me that the disease is communicated by the bite of the mosquito... She always injects a small quantity of fluid with her bite - what if the parasites get into the system in this manner.