Science Quotes

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Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
John Owen
Polish prove - conscience is the voice of the soul....
I feel within me a peace above all earthly dignities, a still and quiet conscience.
William Shakespeare
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
Stephen Leacock

The sciences do not try to explain, they hardly even try to interpret, they mainly make models. By a model is meant a mathematical construct which, with the addition of certain verbal interpretations, describes observed phenomena. The justification of such a mathematical construct is solely and precisely that it is expected to work.
John Von Neumann
Science comits suicide when it adopts a creed.
Thomas H. Huxley
No science is immune to the infection of politics and the corruption of power.
Jacob Chanowski
Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
George Washington
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course: a quiet conscience.
Euripides, Hippolytus, 428 B. C.
Science is the refusal to believe on the basis of hope.
Carrie P. Snow
The conscience of a people is their power.
John Dryden
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.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
Bertrand Russell
The Social Sciences are good at accounting for disasters once they have taken place.
Claude T Bissell
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
John Dewey
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
The history of science is everywhere speculative. It is a marvelous hiatory. It makes you proud to be a human being.
Karl R. Poppe
Philosophers say a great deal about what is absolutely necessary for science, and it is always, so far as one can see, rather naive, and probably wrong.
Richard Feynman
After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and art tend to coalesce in esthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest sceintists are always artists as well.
Albert Einstein
Anthropology is the most humanistic of the sciences and the most scientific of the humanities.
Alfred L. Kroebe
In no sense do I advocate evading or defying the law... That would lead to anarchy. An individual who breaks a law that his 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 law.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
What omniscience has music! So absolutely impersonal, yet every sufferer feels his secret sorrow soothed.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response. Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits, values, expectations, dreams. The dialectic between past and future will continue to form our lives.
Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Gods are fragile things they may be killed by a whiff of science or a dose of common sense.
Chapman Cohen
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
Art is science made clear.
Jean Cocteau
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
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Oscar Wilde
There is one thing even more vital to science than intelligent methods and that is, the sincere desire to find out the truth, whatever it may be.
Charles Sanders Pierce
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
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
The most beautiful thing to experience is the mysterious. It is the true source of life, art and science.
Michael Talbot
Humor the sons of the poor, for they give science its splendor.
The Talmud
Most advances in science come when a person for one reason or another is forced to change fields.
Peter Borden
Human science is an uncertain guess.
Edward G. Prio
The state exists for man, not man for the state. The same may be said of science. These are old phrases, coined by people who saw in human individuality the highest human value. I would hesitate to repeat them, were it not for the ever recurring danger that they may be forgotten, especially in these days of organization and stereotypes.
Albert Einstein
Science is the record of dead religions.
Oscar Wilde