Quotes of Theorist

“ I would say that I'm a feminist theorist before I'm a queer theorist or a gay and lesbian theorist. ”

- Judith Butler

“ No one but a theorist believes his theory; everyone puts faith in a laboratory result but the experimenter himself. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ The rules which experience suggest are better than those which theorists elaborate in their libraries. ”

- R. S. Storrs

“ Obscurantism is the academic theorist's revenge on society for having consigned him or her to relative obscurity — a way of proclaiming one's superiority in the face of one's diminished influence. ”

- David Lehman

“ American democracy was born of no theorist's dream; it was not carried in the Susan Constant to Virginia, nor in the Mayflower to Plymouth. It came stark and strong and full of life out of the American forest, and it gained new strength each time it touched a new frontier. ”

- Frederick Jackson Turner
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