Carr was left with a ring, in the palm of his hand, a small gold circle, leading him nowhere.
Scratch One, written under the pseudonym John Lange (1967)
The extreme positions of the Crossfire Syndrome require extreme simplification — framing the debate in terms which ignore the real issues.Michael Crichton
Science is the most exciting and sustained enterprise of discovery in the history of our species. It is the great adventure of our time. We live today in an era of discovery that far outshadows the discoveries of the New World five hundred years ago.Michael Crichton
I want to state emphatically that nothing in my remarks should be taken to imply that we can ignore our environment, or that we should not take climate change seriously. On the contrary, we must dramatically improve our record on environmental management. That is why a focused effort on climate science, aimed at securing sound, independently verified answers to policy questions, is so important now.Michael Crichton
"In the conservative region far from the chaotic edge, individual elements coalesce slowly, showing no clear pattern."Michael Crichton