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Ronald Aylmer Fisher

Geburtstag: 17. Februar 1890
Todesdatum: 29. Juli 1962

Sir Ronald Aylmer Fisher war ein britischer Genetiker, Evolutionstheoretiker, Eugeniker und Statistiker.

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„Faith Is Not Credulity.“

—  Ronald Fisher

Subtitle to Science and Christianity, Friend 113, 995–996, 1955.
in full: ‘Christian children should … be taught that faith does not mean credulity; but is a quality, very like courage, which makes one hold fast to that which is good, … .
1950s

„Natural selection is a mechanism for generating an exceedingly high degree of improbability.“

—  Ronald Fisher

Reported by J. S. Huxley in Evolution in Action, London: Chatto and Windus, 1953.
1950s

„[…] the uncontrolled causes which may influence the result are always strictly innumerable.“

—  Ronald Fisher, buch The Design of Experiments

The Design of Experiments (section II.9, eighth edition, 1971, Hafner Publishing Company, New York) as quoted by George Casella in Statistical Design (p. 18, 2008, Springer).
Since 1960s

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„Natural Selection is not evolution.“

—  Ronald Fisher, buch The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection

Preface, opening sentence, p. vii.
The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection (1930)

„Fairly large print is a real antidote to stiff reading.“

—  Ronald Fisher

31 May 1929, in a letter to K.Sisam, Oxford University Press. Printed in Natural Selection, Heredity, and Eugenics, p. 20, ed. J.H.Bennett, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983.
1910s–1920s

„To consult the statistician after an experiment is finished is often merely to ask him to conduct a post mortem examination. He can perhaps say what the experiment died of.“

—  Ronald Fisher

"Presidential Address to the First Indian Statistical Congress" https://www.gwern.net/docs/statistics/decision/1938-fisher.pdf, 1938. Sankhya 4, 14-17.
1930s

„We may consequently state the fundamental theorem of Natural Selection in the form : The rate of increase in fitness of any organism at any time is equal to its genetic variance in fitness at that time.“

—  Ronald Fisher, buch The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection

Defining the fundamental theorem of natural selection, Ch. 2, p. 35.
The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection (1930)

„No efforts of mine could avail to make the book easy reading.“

—  Ronald Fisher, buch The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection

Preface, p. x.
The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection (1930)

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“

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