Professor of chemistry.
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"The Square root of 1 is 1. One's a great number, as far as these things go."
"Looks just like liquid something."
about the Heisenberg uncertainty principle: "If this makes you uncomfortable, you're in the good company of Albert Einstein."
an analogy about the ionization energies of elements: "Lithium basically has three children. It watches the two children closely, and lets the other go and play in the neighbor's yard."
during electron configuration: "So we're Aufbau-ing away. Not too hard, right?"
"Something with a low ionization energy is a great metal. Something with a high ionization energy would be a crappy metal."
"The nucleus is just sitting there, watching all of it."