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All great ideas are controversial, or have been at one time.
Controversy
Gilbert Seldes

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Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebody or other.
Controversy
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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No great advance has ever been made in science, politics, or religion, without controversy.
Controversy
Lyman Beecher

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The dust of controversy is merely the falsehood flying off.
Controversy
Thomas Carlyle

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When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy, it ceases to be a subject of interest.
Controversy
William Hazlitt

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun