THE POET. A MOODY child and wildly wise Pursued the game with joyful eyes,...– R. W. Emerson
FORESTER. He took the colour of his vest From rabbit’s coat or...– R. W. Emerson
NORTHMAN. The gale that wrecked you on the sand, It helped my rowers to row;...– R. W. Emerson
I love how tumblr. . .
…takes wee tiny pieces of things and makes them seem very romantic. Every time I look at the Carl Sagan quote “But down deep, at the molecular heart of life, we’re essentially identical to trees” I hear next “We both use nucleic acids as the hereditary material. We both use proteins as enzymes to control the chemistry of the cell.” Anglerfish, slime molds, and...
But down deep, at the molecular heart of life, we’re essentially identical to...– Carl Sagan (via myheadisweak)