Quotes by Sir Ronald A. Fisher

Our view. . . is that it is an essential characteristic of experimentation that it is carried out with limited resources, and an essential part of the subject of experimental design to ascertain how these should be best applied; or, in particular, to which causes of disturbance care should be given, and which ought to be deliberately ignored.

Sir Ronald A. Fisher

Other Great Authors


History suggests that Capitalism is a necessary condition for political freedom.

Milton Friedman

"I, on the other hand, have a degree from the University of Life, a diploma from the School of Hard Knocks, and three gold stars from the Kindergarten of Getting the sh*t Kicked Out of Me.

Captain Edmund Blackadder, Blackadder Goes Forth

Man is the only animal that learns by being hypocritical. He pretends to be polite and then, eventually, he _becomes_ polite.

Jean Kerr

Every man ... should periodically be compelled to listen to opinions which are infuriating to him. To hear nothing but what is pleasing to one is to make a pillow of the mind.

John Ervine

Rev. Brown If lovin' the lord is wrong, I don't want to be right.

Coming to America

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein »

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson »

No man can be a pure specialist without being in the strict sense an idiot.

George Bernard Shaw »