Gifts at Changing The Present

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"Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates around these conflicts."

Heinz R. Pagels

"Research is to see what everybody else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought."

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known."

Dr. Carl Sagan

"Medicine, the only profession that labors incessantly to destroy the reason for its existence."

James Bryce

"Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of the imagination."

John Dewey

"It is ironic that in the same year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the discovery of DNA, some would have us ban certain forms of DNA medical research. Restricting medical research has very real human consequences, measured in loss of life and tremendous suffering for patients and their families."

Michael J. Fox

"Medical science has proven time and again that when the resources are provided, great progress in the treatment, cure, and prevention of disease can occur."

Michael J. Fox

"Medical research in the twentieth century mostly takes place in the lab; in the Renaissance, though, researchers went first and foremost to the library to see what the ancients had said."

Peter Lewis Allen

"When burned on a CD, the human genome is smaller than Microsoft Office."

Steve Jurvetson

"The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge. "

Thomas Berger

"There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great and no tonic so powerful as expectations of something better than tomorrow."

Orioson Swett Marden