Quotations by Alexander Fleming
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Born: Saturday, August 6, 1881
Died: Friday, March 11, 1955 (73 years old)
I have been trying to point out that in our lives chance may have an astonishing influence and, if I may offer advice to the young laboratory worker, it would be this - never to neglect an extraordinary appearance or happening.
(Keywords: Advice, Appearance, Chance, Influence, May, Neglect, Trying)
It is the lone worker who makes the first advance in a subject; the details may be worked out by a team, but the prime idea is due to enterprise, thought, and perception of an individual.
(Keywords: Thought, Idea, Perception, First, May)
One sometimes finds what one is not looking for.