“By now, according to projections, we should have ended hunger. So my point is, what we’re doing isn’t working,” —Howard Buffett, a philanthropist.
“In this way, sleeping ducks avoid becoming sitting ducks,” —Niels Rattenborg, an ornithologist, on the adaptation that lets ducks at the edge of a flock sleep less deeply than others.
“If it could happen to Angelina Jolie, it could happen to me.” —Joy Larsen Haidle, a genetic counselor, on cancer.
(Previous quotes from our sources here.)