"In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fact."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Thomas Huxley on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Thomas Huxley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Thomas Huxley on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Thomas Huxley on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Thomas Huxley on Maya Angelou
"In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them."
"Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic."
"The best men of the best epochs are simply those who make the fewest blunders and commit the fewest sins."
"My business is to teach my aspirations to confirm themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations."
"It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Education is the formation of habits, a superinducing of an artificial organization upon the natural organization of the body."