Michael crichton Quotes

"Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first...

"Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first refuge of scoundrels; it is a way to avoid debate by claiming that the matter is already settled." β€” Michael Crichton
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β€œDo you know what we call opinio...

β€œDo you know what we call opinion in the absence of evidence? We call it prejudice.” ― Michael Crichton
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"Because the history of evolution is that life escapes all barriers....

"Because the history of evolution is that life escapes all barriers. Life breaks free. Life expands to new territories. Painfully, perhaps even dangerously. But life finds a way." ~Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park
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"I am certain there is ...

"I am certain there is too much certainty in the world." β€” Michael Crichton
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 29
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"I am certain there is ...

"I am certain there is too much certainty in the world." β€” Michael Crichton
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β€œLiving systems are never in equilibrium. They are inherently unstable. Th...

β€œLiving systems are never in equilibrium. They are inherently unstable. They may seem stable, but they’re not. Everything is moving and changing. In a sense, everything is on the edge of collapse.” Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 05
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"Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists...

"Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists agrees on something or other, reach for your wallet, because you're being had." β€” Michael Crichton
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 17
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"Human beings never think for themselves; they find it too uncomfortable. ...

"Human beings never think for themselves; they find it too uncomfortable. For the most part, members of our species simply repeat what they are told - and become upset if they are exposed to any different view." - Michael Crichton
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If you don't know history, then you don't...

If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree - Michael Crichton
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"All your life people will tell you things. And most...

"All your life people will tell you things. And most of the time, probably ninety-five percent of the time, what they'll tell you will be wrong." -Michael Crichton
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"Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first...

"Historically, the claim of consensus has been the first refuge of scoundrels; it is a way to avoid debate by claiming that the matter is already settled." - Michael Crichton
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 03
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All your life people will tell you things. And most of th...

All your life people will tell you things. And most of the time, probably ninety-five percent of the time, what they'll tell you will be wrong. - The Lost World, Michael Crichton
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"If you don't know history, then you don'...

"If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is part of a tree" -Michael Crichton
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Professor Johnston often said that if you didn't know h...

Professor Johnston often said that if you didn't know history, you didn't know anything. You were a leaf that didn't know it was part of a tree. ~Michael Crichton, Timeline
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Absence of proof i...

Absence of proof is not proof of absence. ~ Michael Crichton
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