"Every theory is a self-fulfilling prophecy that orders experience into the framework it provides."
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"Some theories are good for nothing except to be argued about."
"Socrates thought and so do I that the wisest theory about the gods is no theory at all."
"Theoretical principles must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages."
"Good tests kill flawed theories; we remain alive to guess again."
"One must credit an hypothesis with all that has had to be discovered in order to demolish it."
"Let us work without theorizing, 'Tis the only way to make life endurable."
"Little by little does the trick."
"My own idea is that these things are as piffle before the wind."
"Nothing can be done except little by little."
"Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories."
"I don't look to jump over 7-foot bars: I look around for 1-foot bars that I can step over."
"There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps."
"A mighty flame followeth a tiny spark."
"It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important."
"You'll come to learn a great deal if you study the Insignificant in depth."
"A small leak can sink a great ship"
"For the person for whom small things do not exist, the great is not great."
"I feel like a micro cog in a macrocosm"
"All good work is done the way ants do things, little by little."
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