Science Quotes

Richard feynman - philosophers say a great deal about what is...
Louis pasteu - science knows no country, because knowledge...
Science when well digested is nothing but good sense and reason.
Stanislaw I. Leszczynski
Cowardice asks the question - Is it safe? Expediency asks the question - Is it politic? Vanity asks the question - Is it popular? But conscience asks the question - Is it right? And there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular; but one must take it because it is right.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.
Sir William Bragg
Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws.
Pope Pius XI
There is no witness so dreadful, no accuser so terrible as the conscience that dwells in the heart of every man.
Polybius, History
Helen keller, my religion, 1927 - science may have found a cure for most evils; but...
I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine; now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic.
Thomas Szasz, The Second Sin (1973) "Science and Scientism".
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs.
William Osle
If faith cannot be reconciled with rational thinking, it has to be eliminated as an anachronistic remnant of earlier stages of culture and replaced by science dealing with facts and theories which are intelligible and can be validated.
Erich Fromm
What can I wish to the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? ... Thirdly, passion. Remember that science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching.
Ivan Pavlov
False facts are highly injurious to the progress of science, for they often endure long but false views, if supported by some evidence, do little harm, for everyone takes a salutory pleasure in proving their falseness.
Charles Robert Darwin
Conscience is the voice of the soul.
Polish Prove
It is sad that while science moves ahead in exciting new areas of research, fine - Tuning our knowledge of how life originated and evolved, creationists remain mired in medieval debates about angels on the head of a pin and animals in the belly of an Ark.
Michael Sherme
I maintain there is much more wonder in science than in pseudoscience. And in addition, to whatever measure this term has any meaning, science has the additional virtue, and it is not an inconsiderable one, of being true.
Carl Sagan
Conscience is the perfect interpreter of life.
Karl Barth
A good conscience is a continual feast.
Robert Burton
Science conducts us, step by step, through the whole range of creation, until we arrive, at length, at God.
Marguerite de Valois
Politics is no exact science.
Otto von Bismark
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course a quiet conscience.
I am among those who think that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena which impress him like a fairy tale.
Marie Curie
Engineering is the professional art of applying science to the optimum conversion of natural resources to the benefit of man.
Ralph J. Smith
A good conscience is to the soul what health is to the body; it preserves constant ease and serenity within us; and more than countervails all the calamities and afflictions which can befall us from without.
Joseph Addison
The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms.
Albert Einstein
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill.
Barbara Tuchman
Science has done more for the development of western civilization in one hundred years than Christianity did in eighteen hundred years.
John Burroughs
Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be.
Michel de Montaigne
Science is the refusal to believe on the basis of hope.
Carrie P. Snow
Politicians should read science fiction, not westerns and detective stories.
Arthur C. Clarke
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
French Prove
Science may have found a cure for most evils but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - The apathy of human beings.
Hellen Kelle
Statistics The only science that enables different experts using the same figures to draw different conclusions.
Evan Esa
Nature is earlier than man, but man is earlier than natural science.
Von Weizsacke
Formerly, when religion was strong and science weak, men mistook magic for medicine now, when science is strong and religion weak, men mistake medicine for magic.
Thomas Szasz
Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense.
Thomas H. Huxley
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
Jacob Chanowski
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Bertrand Russell
There are seven sins in the world: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice and politics without principle.
Mahatma Gandhi