quote by Alexander Fleming

One sometimes finds what one is not looking for. When I woke up just after dawn on Sept. 28, 1928, I certainly didn’t plan to revolutionize all medicine by discovering the world’s first antibiotic, or bacteria killer. But I guess that was exactly what I did.

— Alexander Fleming

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Last night I dreamt I ate a ten pound marshmallow. When I woke up the pillow was gone.

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After all those years as a woman hearing 'not thin enough, not pretty enough, not smart enough, not this enough, not that enough,' almost overnight I woke up one morning and thought, 'I'm enough.'

I slept and dreamt that life was beauty; I woke and found that life was duty.

If tomorrow, women woke up and decided they really liked their bodies, just think how many industries would go out of business.

I didn't want to wake up. I was having a much better time asleep. And that's really sad. It was almost like a reverse nightmare, like when you wake up from a nightmare you're so relieved. I woke up into a nightmare.

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I woke up thinking a very pleasant thought. There is lots left in the world to read.

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And Spring herself, when she woke at dawn, Would scarcely know that we were gone.

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