If someday the moon calls you by your name don’t be surprised,
Because every night I tell her about you.
— Shahrazad al-Khalij (via memonite)
My youngest flaunts her mind, and frightens away the suitors.
— Louis Nicolas le Tonnerlier de Breteuil, on his daughter, the raddest person in history, Émilie du Châtelet. Emilie was a scientist in the 18th century who proved Newton’s ideas on velocity wrong. She also played a role in helping Einstein figure out E = mc2 with E=mv2 (via mashamorevna)
I was training year 1988. I don’t know where you were [at that time]. Probably just a dirty thought in your father’s mind.
— Dr. C, on his residency training