A Sense of Proportion – Postscript

It took all day to do so, evidently because I’m old and slow, but this morning’s post eventually got round to reminding me of this cartoon, the context of which is described here. Was that really in 1992? That was twenty years ago!

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3 Responses to “A Sense of Proportion – Postscript”

  1. Bryn Jones Says:

    I suspect I’ve shared the feelings expressed in the cartoon at times.

  2. It was Murray Gell-Mann who said “If I have seen farther than others, it is because I am surrounded by dwarfs”.

    • Bryn Jones Says:

      And I seem to remember saying that if I haven’t seen as far as others, it’s because I had a dwarf standing on my shoulders.

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