Quotes from “State Of Fear” by Michael Crichton

Mustafa Kaya
Mustafa Kayahas quoted3 years ago
Writing a speech forces him to sharpen his ideas, and the audience reaction gives him a gauge about whether he has been clear or not in expressing his
Ilya Novikov
Ilya Novikovhas quotedlast month
“Just remember that whenever you are outside your vehicle, it is going to be thirty below zero. Keep your hands and face covered. Any exposed skin will get frostbite in less than a minute. Five minutes, and you’re in danger of losing anatomy. We don’t want you folks going home without all your fingers and toes. Or noses.”

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sallyjoudah
sallyjoudahhas quoted2 years ago
Which means, in turn, that if somebody tells you the consensus of scientists believes something or other, you should be immediately suspicious.
sallyjoudah
sallyjoudahhas quoted2 years ago
The notion that the natural world obeys its own rules and doesn’t give a damn about your expectations comes as a massive shock.
sallyjoudah
sallyjoudahhas quoted2 years ago
As G.K. Chesterton said (in a somewhat different context), “If you believe in nothing, you’ll believe in anything.”
sallyjoudah
sallyjoudahhas quoted2 years ago
Endless presentation of conflict may interfere with genuine issue resolution.
Aco Cert
Aco Certhas quoted2 years ago
what
Aco Cert
Aco Certhas quoted2 years ago
perceptionconvenient
Катерина Вьюнник
Катерина Вьюнникhas quoted2 years ago
12:02 P.M.
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malendajauza
malendajauzahas quoted3 years ago
Some people still believe that the future can be known. They imagine two groups of people that may know the future, and therefore should be listened to
dophuongcoizin
dophuongcoizinhas quoted4 years ago
head. Before we begin, I&squo;d like to clarify a definition. By media I mean movies, television, internet, books, newspapers and magazines. That&squo;s a broad definition but in keeping with the general trend of speculation, let&squo;s not make too many fine distinctions. First we might begin by asking, to what degree has the media turned to pure speculation? Someone could do a study of this and
Asai Thambi
Asai Thambihas quoted4 years ago
falsus in uno, falsus in omnibus
rayanali
rayanalihas quoted4 years ago
for me, but I will do my best. I have written out my t

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Vikas Gupta
Vikas Guptahas quoted4 years ago
That is the Gell-Mann Amnesia effect. I’d point out it does not operate in other arenas of life. In ordinary life, if somebody consistently exaggerates or lies to you, you soon discount everything t
Vikas Gupta
Vikas Guptahas quoted4 years ago
court, there is the legal doctrine of falsus in uno, falsus in omnibus, which means untruthful in one part, untruthful in all.
ahollins99
ahollins99has quoted4 years ago
Often, the article is so wrong it actually
ahollins99
ahollins99has quoted4 years ago
presents the story backward
ahollins99
ahollins99has quoted4 years ago
facts or the is
ahollins99
ahollins99has quoted4 years ago
You read the article and see the journalist has absolutely no understanding of either the
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