Seeing as how Bacon couldn't remember to give a page and sentence for the next person, I'm going to pretend she didn't post.
"Though chains like Old Navy and Target sit on practically every street corner, Chicago has managed to maintain a thriving culture of independent and family-run stores."
Page 36, sentence 9
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan
"To doubt everything or to believe everything are two equally convenient solutions; both dispense with the necessity of reflection." - Henri Poincaré