Alec Nevala-Lee

Thoughts on art, creativity, and the writing life.

Quote of the Day

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Max Delbrück

If you’re too sloppy, then you never get reproducible results, and then you never can draw any conclusions; but if you are just a little sloppy, then when you see something startling, you [can] nail it down…I called it the “Principle of Limited Sloppiness.”

Max Delbrück

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November 21, 2013 at 7:30 am

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  1. Wonderful quote, very helpful for me today. Thank you!

    Ann Koplow

    November 21, 2013 at 7:38 am

  2. Thanks—I like it a lot, too!

    nevalalee

    November 21, 2013 at 9:58 am


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