paradigm


Random quote of the day:

 

“Discovery commences with awareness of anomaly, i.e., with the recognition that nature has somehow violated the paradigm-induced expectations that govern normal science.”

—Thomas Kuhn, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

 

 

Disclaimer:  The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Siegfried and Roy, Leonard Maltin, or the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

“I’ve outlived my paradigm, I think,” I said to Jim.  “It’s shifted and I don’t want to go there.”

He nodded sagely and considered.  “The only truly dangerous thing to outlive,” he said, “is your pension.”

Truer words were never spoke.