The Tour of Collective Wisdom presents:
Proverbs


Proverb:
I think this is Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Verification:
Proverb Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense I think this is...
10 seconds labelling a sample saves 30 minutes identifying it later.437108 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Just because you found it in literature doesn't mean it's correct3507210 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Knowing the chemistry of a reaction before running it once is better than running it ten times without knowing anything.346629 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The more you learn, the dumber you feel28910234 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Troubles overcome are good to tell2487314 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
A day in the library can save a week in the hospital22010729 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
A gram in hand is worth two in the flask2276039 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
the more you get,the more you want2118727 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
One chemist's side product/decomp is another chemists target.20713624 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
garbage in, garbage out2087925 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Cleanliness is next to success21711145 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Rearrangements happen.17312015 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
An hour a week on basics can yield advanced ideas1585612 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The yield of a final product is always less than expected.1581712 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Let it sit, and it goes to sh*&.17013240 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Education is the path from cocky arrogance to miserable insecurity1445729 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The more you try the luckier you get.15310151 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
too much analysis leads to paralysis13510440 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
If it is highly colored, you will spill it on yourself.1478357 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Fusion of knowledge and creativity leads invention872911 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
You only have two hands, and days only have 24 hours782110 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Oxidants happen916632 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
If you don't get what you like, try to like what you get.1179159 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The flask only falls when you are not there to catch it.1207864 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
It's not the cage that sings, it's the bird inside.899638 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Change or you will be changed9310743 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
twenty (mgs) is plenty1056657 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The purple fraction is NOT your product.953947 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The work isn't done until the pigs are fed, watered and ready to fly!1085563 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Love your chemistry, chemistry will love you!1285284 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Theory and practice are the same, in theory, but rarely in practice5127 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
hot glassware looks the same as cold glassware4824 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
A week in the lab can save you a day in the library.1305387 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The worse it smells, the greater chance that it will bump.1008259 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
the more you give the more you get887849 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
tidy lab, lazy chemist4278 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The early-bird catches the worm... But the second mouse gets the cheese!564226 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Know safety, no pain. No saftey, know pain.3122 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
How to get good crystals: forget about it.3033 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Today is the tomorrow of yesterday.3488 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Watch your neighbour.3259 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Know safety, no pain. No saftey, know pain.2625 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The Devil is in the details.2131 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Today is the tomorrow of yesterday.2739 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The Devil in in the details.1332 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
If you're not part of the solution, then you're part of the precipitate1757 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
oooh you touched my tra-la-la...mmmmm my ding ding dong28219 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
BOC-Pipirazines WILL foam!256818 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Don't lick the spoon.812 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Never use the "whaft" test to taste something.503 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The solution to pollution is dilution221 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Chemists who take the weekend off are at least as efficient as those who don't.110 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The best ideas come from drunkenly mixing things while listening to "oops I did it again"525 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Tomorrow's reaction was yesterday's product.417 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
CHEMISTRY RELATED6518 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Goes brown, no good7521 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Buzzed chemistry is the best chemistry281654 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
NONSENCE3430 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
chemist17853 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
chemistry is all about 99%25LUCK 1%25 theory484987 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
The bigger the coffee cup, the better the chemist.7557154 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
white is right3760123 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
When in doubt, throw it out.4656215 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
Gloves are for wimps4513308 Absolutely true Something to think about Nonsense
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