The Faustian trade of the 20th century was, we got 30 years of additional life, but in return we got heart disease, cancer, stroke, Alzheimer's and sensory impairments. The question is: What Faustian trade are we making now, as we go after heart disease, cancer, stroke and Alzheimer's?
S. Jay Olshansky
The question arises whether all lawyers are the same. This is like asking whether everything that gets into a sewer is garbage.
The question of manuscript changes is very important for literary criticism, the psychology of creation and other aspects of the study of literature.
World makers, social network makers, ask one question first: 'How can I do it?'
Thus in such a Labour Party there can be no question of independent policy.
My three daughters are all going to go to college, and it's not even a question. When I was applying to college, my parents were hoping that I would just go somewhere. Today, they look at their grandkids, and they know those kids will have a chance to build this country in bigger and better ways than my parents ever had a chance.
There are jobs, particularly database-oriented ones, for which computers are necessary, but for everyday office life, I question whether they have brought the productivity that their enormous cost, up to £10,000 per person, demands.
I made bad decisions. That being said - the question is, does the public care about that?
In retrospect, I have devoted my scientific life mainly to the question to what extent infectious agents contribute to human cancer, trusting that this will contribute to novel modes of cancer prevention, diagnosis and, hopefully, later on, also to cancer therapy.
Harald zur Hausen
Always the beautiful answer who asks a more beautiful question.
e. e. cummings