John Maddox [Birthday Quote]

This century has been so rich in discovery and so packed with technical innovation that it is tempting to believe that there can never be another like it. That conceit betrays the poverty of our collective imagination.

John Maddox, British Science Writer, born November 27th 1925


2 thoughts on “John Maddox [Birthday Quote]”

    1. Probably not, I think to be honest that Maddox doesn’t either. He is just saying that those who can’t imagine the same kind of forward advance are lacking in imagination.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s