Supposing the Press in order, the people in their right wits, and news or no news to be the question, a Public Mercury should not have my Vote, because I think it makes the Multitude too familiar with the actions and counsels of their superiors, too pragmatical and censorious, and gives them not onlyan itch but a kind of colourable right to be meddling with the government.
Science, after all, is onlyan expression for our ignorance of our own ignorance.
An adventure is onlyan inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is onlyan adventure wrongly considered.
Space isn't remote at all. It's onlyan hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards.Sir Fred Hoyle