Crichton was an author and filmmaker known for his science fiction,
techno-thriller, and medical fiction novels.
He attended Harvard University, where he
studied anthropology, zoology and medicine.
He was a gifted writer who combined scientific accuracy with suspenseful
storytelling. Crichton’s intellectual powers left a scholarly legacy for intelligent
people. Below are some of his curated musings articulated originally by others.
What really interests me is whether God has
any choice in the creation of the world.
~ Albert Einstein
Deep in the chaotic regime, slight changes in
structure almost always cause vast changes in behavior. Complex controllable behavior
~ Stuart Kaufman
Sequelae are inherently unpredictable.
~ Ian Malcolm (Crichton)
The more the universe seems comprehensible,
the more it also seems pointless.
The word “cause” is an altar to an unknown
~ William James
What is not possible is not to choose.
~ Jean Paul Sartre