"It is like a voyage of discovery into unknown lands, seeking not for new territory but for new knowledge. It should appeal to those with a good sense of adventure."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Frederick Sanger on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Frederick Sanger on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Frederick Sanger on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Frederick Sanger on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Frederick Sanger on William Shakespeare
"When I was young my Father used to tell me that the two most worthwhile pursuits in life were the pursuit of truth and of beauty and I believe that Alfred Nobel must have felt much the same when he gave these prizes for literature and the sciences."
"And indeed this theme has been at the centre of all my research since 1943, both because of its intrinsic fascination and my conviction that a knowledge of sequences could contribute much to our understanding of living matter."
"I and my colleagues here have been engaged in the pursuit of knowledge."