Dorothy L. Sayers Quote
Have you noticed that the astronomers and mathematicians are much the most cheerful people of the lot? I suppose that perpetually contemplating things on so vast a scale makes them feel either that it doesn't matter a hoot anyway, or that anything so large and elaborate must have some sense in it somewhere.
The Documents in the Case (ed. Hachette UK, 2009) - ISBN: 9781848943704