John C. Baez quotes

“When somebody says to mewhich they do like every 5 years "How does it feel to be over the hill?" my response is, "I'm just heading up the mountain."”
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“Any effect, constant, theorem or equation named after Professor X was first discovered by Professor Y , for some value of Y not equal to X.”
 John C. Baez 
“... commutative algebra is a lot like topology, only backwards.”
 John C. Baez 

“It's better to work with a nice category containing some nasty objects, than a nasty category containing only nice objects.”
 John C. Baez

“Now, of my threescore years and ten, Twenty will not come again.”

“I first read science fiction in the old British Chum annual when I was about 12 years old.”

“Regardless of your age, you will always have adventures, unexpected joys and unexpected sorrows.”

“The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective.”
Source : Al Neuharth (1992). “Confessions of an S.O.B.”, Signet

“Only the mountain has lived long enough to listen objectively to the howl of the wolf.”

Source : "The Vast Expanse" by Alex Grey, August 22, 1994.
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