The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.— Marcel Proust
Jaw-dropping New Discoveries quotations
Discovery consists not in seeking new lands but in seeing with new eyes.
We should come home from adventures and perils and discoveries with new experiences and character.
There is nothing new to be discovered in physics now.
All that remains is more and more precise measurement.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Music is a labyrinth with no beginning and no end, full of new paths to discover, where mystery remains eternal
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' but 'That's funny...'
The actual state of our knowledge is always provisional and.
.. there must be, beyond what is actually known, immense new regions to discover.
The real voyage of discovery consists not seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.
To show your true ability is always, in a sense, to surpass the limits of your ability, to go a little beyond them: to dare, to seek, to invent; it is at such a moment that new talents are revealed, discovered, and realized
At the head of these new discoveries and insights comes the establishment of the facts that electricity is composed of discrete particles of equal size, or quanta, and that light is an electromagnetic wave motion.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
The only true voyage of discovery, . . . would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes.
Children read to learn - even when they are reading fantasy, nonsense, light verse, comics or the copy on cereal packets, they are expanding their minds all the time, enlarging their vocabulary, making discoveries - it is all new to them.
You will enrich your life immeasurably if you approach it with a sense of wonder and discovery, and always challenge yourself to try new things.
I am happy because I am growing daily and I am honestly not knowing where the limit lies. To be certain, every day there can be a revelation or a new discovery. I treasure the memory of the past misfortunes. It has added more to my bank of fortitude.
The discovery of a new dish confers more happiness on humanity, than the discovery of a new star.
To explain new phenomena, that is my task;
and how happy is the scientist when he finds what he so diligently sought, a pleasure that gladdens the heart.
Accurate and minute measurement seems to the non-scientific imagination, a less lofty and dignified work than looking for something new. But nearly all the grandest discoveries of science have been but the rewards of accurate measurement and patient long-continued labour in the minute sifting of numerical results.
A successful society is characterized by a rising living standard for its population, increasing investment in factories and basic infrastructure, and the generation of additional surplus, which is invested in generating new discoveries in science and technology.
Money does not represent such a value as men have placed upon it.
All my money has been invested into experiments with which I have made new discoveries enabling mankind to have a little easier life.
What counts, I found, is not what you cover, but what you uncover.
Covering subjects in a class can be a boring exercise, and students feel it. Uncovering the laws of physics and making them see through the equations, on the other hand, demonstrates the process of discovery, with all its newness and excitement, and students love being part of it.
Progress in science depends on new techniques, new discoveries and new ideas, probably in that order.
We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience and character.
We can always gain more depth and breadth in our work [as educators].
There are always new discoveries to be made.
What the English call "comfortable" is something endless and inexhaustible.
Every condition of comfort reveals in turn its discomfort, and these discoveries go on for ever. Hence the new want is not so much a want of those who have it directly, but is created by those who hope to make profit from it.
You are not creating a new you; you are releasing a hidden you. The process is one of self discovery. The hidden you that wants to emerge is in perfect balance.
For me, the act of photography is all about discovery and finding new things.
I invented nothing new, I simply assembled the discoveries of other men behind whom there was centuries of work.
Among the many acts of gratitude we owe to God, it may be accounted one to study and contemplate the perfections and beauties of His work of creation. Every new discovery must necessarily raise in us a fresh sense of the greatness, wisdom, and power of God.
The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.
New Year's Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.
Flying was a very tangible freedom. In those days, it was beauty, adventure, discovery - the epitome of breaking into new worlds.
Every discovery opens a new field for investigation of facts, shows us the imperfection of our theories. It has justly been said, that the greater the circle of light, the greater the boundary of darkness by which it is surrounded.
The most important fundamental laws and facts of physical science have all been discovered, and these are now so firmly established that the possibility of their ever being supplemented in consequence of new discoveries is exceedingly remote.
Gold and silver are no doubt subject to fluctuations, from the discovery of new and more abundant mines; but such discoveries are rare, and their effects, though powerful, are limited to periods of comparatively short duration.
Most new discoveries are suddenly-seen things that were always there.
A new idea is a light that illuminates presences which simply had no form before the light fell on them.
First... a new theory is attacked as absurd; then it is admitted to be true, but obvious and insignificant; finally it is seen to be so important that its adversaries claim that they themselves discovered it.