“It is better to know nothing than to keep in mind fixed ideas…”

“based on theories whose confirmation we continually seek.”

So said Claude “homeostasis” Bernard, in his “An Introduction to the Study of Experimental Medicine” (1865)

Seems about right to me… This from “Treat obesity as physiology, not physics”, an opinion piece by Gary Taubes (a science writer) in Nature Vol 492, 13 Dec 2012

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