Albert Szent-Györgyi Quote
A living cell requires energy not only for all its functions, but also for the maintenance of its structure. Without energy life would be extinguished instantaneously, and the cellular fabric would collapse.
Nobel Lectures, Physiology or Medicine 1922-1941 - Nobel lecture for award received in 1937 - Oxidation, Energy Transfer, and Vitamins (p. 440), Elsevier Publishing Company. Amsterdam, Netherlands. 1965