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Arcadia

Arcadia

  

by Tom Stoppard

Arcadia Science Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Scene)

Quote #10

Valentine: She didn't have the maths, not remotely. She saw what things meant, way ahead, like seeing a picture.
Septimus: This is not science. This is story-telling. (2.7)

Septimus's words imply that science and storytelling are two entirely different things – but putting that statement right after Valentine's makes us question that difference.

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