It turns out that a Nobel is also followed by other recognitions, and perhaps the most unexpected of these is that the Japan Karate Association in Tokyo has now made me an honorary 7th-degree black belt, something that, given my athletic abilities, is even more unimaginable than being an Economic Sciences Laureate.
Evolution, cell biology, biochemistry, and developmental biology have made extraordinary progress in the last hundred years – much of it since I was weaned on schoolboy biology in the 1930s. Most striking of all is the sudden eruption of molecular biology starting in the 1950s.
The classic think-tank is supposed to be sitting in an attic thinking up grand ideas.
It is not enough for me to ask question; I want to know how to answer the one question that seems to encompass everything I face: What am I here for?
I never stop to plan. I take things step by step.
It’s insane to try to balance the budget.
Most importantly, the meaning of spirituality lays the seeds for our destiny and the path we must follow.
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.
If I were to ask you for example right now to go back with me and define those moments in your life that shaped you as a person and you began to reexamine them, something would happen.
The Canadian run can be no different, at least in terms of actual running.