Edith Widder Quotes


I loved anything to do with animals from a very early age.

It's a little-appreciated fact that most of the animals in our ocean make light.

I just was mesmerized by all of this life everywhere I looked. And so I wanted to be a marine biologist.

The teeth on [the viperfish] are so long that if they closed inside the mouth of the fish it would actually impale its own brain.

Exploration is the engine that drives innovation. Innovation drives economic growth. So let's all go exploring.

In the ocean [bioluminescence] is the rule rather than the exception.

The difference between a fairy tale and a sea tale? A fairy tale starts with "Once upon a time". A sea tale starts with " This ain't no $hit"!