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Our logo: When we do “GOOD” chemistry, we do “IRIE” chemistry!
My motto: Possunt quia posse videntur, The Lodge School, Barbados (founded 1721)

One thing that I thrive on are my 10 Rs, and they are as follows:

Respect (every time!!)

Reliability

Reputation

Resilience

Responsibility

Reproducibility

Replication

Reuse

Recyle

Reduce

One thing that I learned at Virginia Tech as a postdoctoral fellow were the following:

The seven (7) Ps

Proper

Prior

Planning

Prevents

Piss

Poor

Performance

Credit for the seven (7) Ps must be given to my deceased former postdoctoral mentor, Professor Karen J. Brewer.  She was a great Lady, who believed in “Family First”!!  R.I.P.

Also I believe in the following:  Study hard, work hard, be something and contribute to your country.  Source: Dreaming a nation: Sir Frederick Smith and the Barbados Journey, by Sir Frederick Smith and Mr. Alan Smith.