Quotes of Chemistry

“ California is facing an obesity epidemic. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ There's nothing colder than chemistry. ”

- Anita Loos

“ This land is your land, this land is my land, from California to the New York Island. From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream's waters. This land was made for you and me. ”

- Woody Guthrie

“ The new Texas is probably going to be a sort of kid brother to California, with a kid brother's tendency to imitation. ”

- Larry McMurtry

“ Money isn't everything but it ranks right up there with oxygen. ”

- Rita Davenport

“ There is more stupidity than hydrogen in the universe, and it has a longer shelf life. ”

- Frank Zappa

“ I wouldn't live in California. All that sun makes you sterile. ”

- Alan Alda

“ If you want to surf, move to Hawaii. If you like to shop, move to New York. If you like acting and Hollywood, move to California. But if you like college football, move to Texas. ”

- Ricky Williams

“ Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and oxygen, for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital ingredient in beer. ”

- Dave Barry

“ Nothing is wrong with California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn't cure. ”

- Ross Macdonald

“ Had we not pursued the hydrogen bomb, there is a very real threat that we would now all be speaking Russian. I have no regrets. ”

- Edward Teller

“ The first treasure California began to surrender after the Gold Rush as the oldest: her land. ”

- John Jakes

“ We are not going to be able to operate our Spaceship Earth successfully nor for much longer unless we see it as a whole spaceship and our fate as common. It has to be everybody or nobody. ”

- R. Buckminster Fuller

“ We've got a lot of momentum, a lot of confidence we're doing the right stuff because the athletes are showing it, especially in the big championships. ”

- Bode Miller

“ Organic chemistry is the chemistry of carbon compounds. Biochemistry is the study of carbon compounds that crawl. ”

- Mike Adams

“ The chemistry of dissatisfaction is as the chemistry of some marvelously potent tar. In it are the building stones of explosives, stimulants, poisons, opiates, perfumes and stenches. ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ For me chemistry represented an indefinite cloud of future potentialities which enveloped my life to come in black volutes torn by fiery flashes, like those which had hidden Mount Sinai. Like Moses, from that cloud I expected my law, the principle of order in me, around me, and in the world… ”

- Primo Levi

“ It was one of those hot, silent nights, when people sit at windows listening for the thunder which they know will shortly break; when they recall dismal tales of hurricanes and earthquakes; and of lonely travellers on open plains, and lonely ships at sea, struck by lightning. ”

- Charles Dickens

“ I recently read that love is entirely a matter of chemistry. That must be why my wife treats me like toxic waste. ”

- David Bissonette

“ In the arts of life man invents nothing; but in the arts of death he outdoes Nature herself, and produces by chemistry and machinery all the slaughter of plague, pestilence, and famine. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics and chemistry. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ Modern bodybuilding is ritual, religion, sport, art, and science, awash in Western chemistry and mathematics. Defying nature, it surpasses it. ”

- Camille Paglia

“ Skills are cheap; chemistry is expensive. ”

- Mal Pancoast

“ To think is to practice brain chemistry. ”

- Deepak Chopra

“ It did not occur to me that I might be a writer until I flunked out of my first year as a chemistry major, and found work as an apprentice writer of Volkswagen ads. ”

- Peter Carey

“ You are done for - a living dead man - not when you stop loving but stop hating. Hatred preserves: in it, in its chemistry, resides the mystery of life. ”

- Emil Cioran

“ Well, I was always… I used to get 100% in physics and chemistry and mathematics and that was in high school. ”

- James Doohan

“ Every band needs it's own special chemistry. And Bez was a very good chemist. ”

- Tony Wilson

“ I love California, I practically grew up in Phoenix. ”

- Dan Quayle

“ Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles. ”

- Frank Lloyd Wright
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