Science Quotes

Johann von goethe - the man who acts never has any conscience no one...
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
George Washington

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The task of science is to stake out the limits of the knowable, and to center consciousness within them.
Rudolf Virchow
If all the world hated you and believed you wicked, while your own conscience approved of you and absolved you from guilt, you would not be without friends.
Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre pg. 61
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
French Prove

Science can be introduced to children well or poorly. If poorly, children can be turned away from science; they can develop a lifelong antipathy; they will be in a far worse condition than if they had never been introduced to science at all.
Isaac Asimov
A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.
Doug Larson
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Immanuel Kant
Whereas in art nothing worth doing can be done without genius, in science even a very moderate capacity can contribute to a supreme achievement.
Bertrand Russell
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.
If any human being earnestly desire to push on to new discoveries instead of just retaining and using the old to win victories over Nature as a worker rather than over hostile critics as a disputant to attain, in fact, clear and demonstrative knowlegde instead of attractive and probable theory we invite him as a true son of Science to join our ranks.
Francis Bacon
The conscience of a people is their power.
John Dryden
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course a quiet conscience.
I conceive the essential task of religion to be to develop the consciences, the ideals, and the aspirations of mankind.
Robert Millikan
Freedom is a clear conscience.
Conscience in most men, is but the anticipation of the opinions of others.
The Social Sciences are good at accounting for disasters once they have taken place.
Claude T Bissell
Science does not know its debt to imagination. Goethe did not believe that a great naturalist could exist without this faculty.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mathematics is the queen of the sciences.
Carl Friedrich Gauss, from Sartorius von Waltershausen, "Gauss zum Gedachtniss" [1856]
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Albert Einstein, "Science, Philosophy and Religion: a Symposium", 1941
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
Noam Chomsky, in a television interview
Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Samuel Butle
Science cannot stop while ethics catches up - - And nobody should expect scientists to do all the thinking for the country.
Elvin Stackman
One should be more concerned about what his conscience whispers than about what other people shout.
Author Unknown
There is no witness so dreadful, no accuser so terrible as the conscience that dwells in the heart of every man.
Polybius, History
Science when well - Digested is nothing but good sense and reason.
Engineering is the art or science of making practical.
Samuel C. Florman
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking.
Henry Louis Mencken
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Albert Einstein, Physics and Reality [1936]
Those who become enamored of practices without science are like sailors who go aboard ship without a rudder and compass, for they are never certain where they will land.
Leonardo da Vinci, The Wisdom of Leonardo da Vinci
The aim of science is not to open the door to infinite wisdom, but to set a limit to infinite error.
Bertolt Brecht, The life of Galileo
Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties.
John Milton
A science is said to be useful if its development tends to accentuate the existing inequalities in the destribution of wealth, or more directly promotes the destruction of human life.
G. H. Hardy
I know my fate. One day my name will be associated with the memory of something tremendous - - A crisis without equal on earth, the most profound collision of conscience, a decision that was conjured up against everything that had been believed, demanded, hallowed so far. I am no man, I am dynamite.
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
John Owen
Be the master of your will and the slave of your conscience.
Hasidic Saying
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all art and science.
Albert Einstein
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
Josh Billings
If we long to believe that the stars rise and set for us, that we are the reason there is a Universe, does science do us a disservice in deflating our conceits.
Carl Sagan