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Alexis Carrel

1873-1944. French surgeon, biologist and eugenicist, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1912.

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All great men are gifted with intuition. They know without reasoning or analysis, what they need to know.

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Intuition comes very close to clairvoyance; it appears to be the extrasensory perception of reality.

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A few observation and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.

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Man cannot remake himself without suffering, for he is both the marble and the sculptor.

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Life leaps like a geyser for those who drill through the rock of inertia.

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