579 – “Science, like the Mississippi, begins in a tiny rivulet in the distant forest. Gradually other streams swell its volume. And the roaring river that bursts the dikes is formed from countless sources.”

–Abraham Flexner

Quote Number:  493

Source: Flexner, Abraham. The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge. Princeton University Press: Princeton, New Jersey. Pg 75. Online Here.

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