Nobel Prize

One Hundred Years of Solitude
The Stranger
Lord of the Flies
The Old Man and the Sea
Of Mice and Men
My Name is Red
The Grapes of Wrath
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
The Plague
The Good Earth (House of Earth, #1)
The Golden Notebook

Amateurs are fond of advising that all practical measures should be postponed pending carrying out detailed researches upon the habits of anophelines, the parasite rate of localities, the effect of minor works, and so on. In my opinion, this is a fundamental mistake. It implies the sacrifice of life and health on a large scale while researches which may have little real value and which may be continued indefinitely are being attempted… In practical life we observe that the best practical discove ...more
Ronald Ross, Researches on Malaria

The world is most consistent with purposeful creation.
Arno Penzias

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