Who is more humble? The scientist who looks at the universe with an open mind and accepts whatever the universe has to teach us, or somebody who says everything in this book must be considered the literal truth and never mind the fallibility of all the human beings involved?

Carl Sagan (1934-1996) American scientist and writer
Interview, The Charlie Rose Show (27 May 1996)

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Added on 26-May-08 | Last updated 26-May-08
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