Imagine spending seven years at MIT and research laboratories, only to find out that you're a performance artist.
— Golan Levin

After assembly complete, when we have a larger crew on orbit, a more complex vehicle, more laboratories and more robot arms, maybe we'll have room for specialists. But right now we don't.
John L. Phillips laboratories quote

Fact is Our Lord knew all about the power of money: He gave capitalism a tiny niche in His scheme of things, He gave it a chance, He even provided a first installment of funds. Can you beat that? It's so magnificent. God despises nothing. After all, if the deal had come off, Judas would probably have endowed sanatoriums, hospitals, public libraries or laboratories.
— Georges Bernanos

Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soup companies, which does not have laboratories for the purpose of experimentation.
— Orson Welles

The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long. It separates us from reality like a fog.
— Alexis Carrel