Erwin Chargaff Quote

The narrow slit through which the scientist, if he wants to be successful, must view nature constructs, if this goes on for a long time, his entire character; and, more often than not, he ends up becoming what the German language so appropriately calls a Fachidiot (professional idiot).


Heraclitean Fire: Sketches from a Life before Nature (1978)

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The narrow slit through which the scientist, if he wants to be successful, must view nature constructs, if this goes on for a long time, his entire...

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The narrow slit through which the scientist, if he wants to be successful, must view nature constructs, if this goes on for a long time, his entire...

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The narrow slit through which the scientist, if he wants to be successful, must view nature constructs, if this goes on for a long time, his entire...

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The narrow slit through which the scientist, if he wants to be successful, must view nature constructs, if this goes on for a long time, his entire...