Science Quotes

Sir francis darwin, eugenics review, april 1914 - in science the credit goes to the man who...
The Religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Henry david thoreau - books are the carriers of civilization. without...
There is no witness so dreadful, no accuser so terrible as the conscience that dwells in the heart of every man.
Polybius, History
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance.
Hippocrates, Law
Cowardice asks Is it safe Expediency asks Is it politic But Conscience asks Is it right.
William Punshon

Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
John Owen
Mathematics is the queen of the sciences.
Carl Friedrich Gauss, from Sartorius von Waltershausen, "Gauss zum Gedachtniss" [1856]
Cowardice asks the question - Is it safe? Vanity asks the question - Is it popular? Expediency asks the question - Is it political? But conscience asks the question - Is it right? There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, popular, or political; but because it is right.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
STRATEGY is; A style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring FUTURE SUCCESS.
Pete Johnson
The radical novelty of modern science lies precisely in the rejection of the belief, which is at the heart of all popular religion, that the forces which move the stars and atoms are contingent upon the preferences of the human heart.
Richard Adams
Art is I; science is we.
Claude Bernard
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Albert Einstein, "Science, Philosophy and Religion: a Symposium", 1941
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
Louis Pasteu
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
Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
John Milton
The true science and study of man is man.
Pierre Charron
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to moralists - That is why they invented hell.
Bertrand Russell
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.
Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof.
Ashley Montague
A science is any discipline in which the fool of this generation can go beyond the point reached by the genius of the last generation.
Max Gluckman
Destiny is but a phrase of the weak human heart - The dark apology for every error. The strong and virtuous admit no destiny. On earth conscience guides; in heaven God watches. And destiny is but the phantom we invoke to silence the one and dethrone the other.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
Conscience is a mother - In - Law whose visit never ends.
H. L. Mencken
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course: a quiet conscience.
Euripides, Hippolytus, 428 B. C.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
John Dewey
That the said Constitution shall never be construed to authorize Congress to infringe the just liberty of the press or the rights of conscience or to prevent the people of the United states who are peaceable citizens from keeping their own arms...
Samuel Adams
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
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
Look to your health; and if you have it, praise God and value it next to a good conscience; for health is the second blessing that money cannot buy; therefore value it, and be thankful for it.
Izaak Walton
Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
Henri Poincare
Science is organized knowledge.
Herbert Spence
The great tragedy of science - - The slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Thomas Huxley
If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part.
Richard Phillips Feynman
There are no such things as applied sciences, only applications of science.
Louis Pasteu
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
Someone has described science as an orderly arrangement of what, at the moment, seems to be facts.
Author Unknown
The fact of evolution is the backbone of biology, and biology is thus in the peculiar position of being a science founded on an improved theory, is it then a science or faith?
Charles Darwin
Science is facts just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
Henri Poincare
Any impatient student of mathematics or science or engineering who is irked by having algebraic symbolism thrust upon him should try to get along without it for a week.
Eric Temple Bell
Every human being has a work to carry on within, duties to perform abroad, influence to exert, which are peculiarly his, and which no conscience but his own can teach.
William Ellery Channing