Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Carl Sagan
Carl Sagan
Carl Sagan.
BornNovember 9, 1934
Brooklyn, New York
DiedDecember 20, 1996
Seattle, Washington
American astronomer. Best known for the PBS series Cosmos and for the phrase "billions and billions," which he never actually said. Professor of astronomy at Cornell University. Cofounder of the Planetary Society. Trustee of the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence (SETI).

The repository contains two quotes from Carl Sagan.

Science and Technology

If you wish to make an apple pie truly from scratch, you must first invent the universe.

Science and Technology

Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.