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Lafcadio Hearn Quotes

(1850-1904), Greek Writer and Translator

I feel like a white granular mass of amorphous crystals -- my formula appears to be isomeric with Spasmotoxin. My aurochloride precipitates into beautiful prismatic needles. My Platinochloride develops octahedron crystals, -- with a fine blue florescence. My physiological action is not indifferent. One millionth of a grain injected under the skin of a frog produced instantaneous death accompanied by an orange blossom odor.

Category: Chemistry

All good work is done the way ants do things, little by little.

Category: Things And Little Things