Science Quotes

Politics is the science of getting more power than anyone deserves to have.
Kirk Brothers, The Revolutionary Right
Robert g. ingersoll - courage without conscience is a wild beast....

Exclusively of the abstract sciences, the largest and worthiest portion of our knowledge consists of aphorisms and the greatest and best of men is but an aphorism.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Perfect as the wing of a bird may be, it will never enable the bird to fly if unsupported by the air. Facts are the air of science. Without them a man of science can never rise.
Ivan Pavlov
H. l. mencken - conscience is a mother - in - law whose visit...
The universal and lasting establishment of peace constitutes not merely a part, but the whole final purpose and end of the science of right as viewed within the limits of reason.
Immanuel Kant, The Science of Right

Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelligence long enough to get money from it.
Stephen Leacock
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
Be the master of your will and the slave of your conscience.
Hasidic Saying
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
I believe in an immortal soul. Science has proved that nothing disintegrates into nothingness. Life and soul, therefore, cannot disintegrate into nothingness, and so are immortal.
Wernher Magnus Maximilian von Braun
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.
Sir Francis Bacon
The task of science is to stake out the limits of the knowable, and to center consciousness within them.
Rudolf Virchow
The conscience of a people is their power.
John Dryden
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
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
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
Conscience and reputation are two things. Conscience is due to yourself, reputation to your neighbour.
Saint Augustine
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking.
Henry Louis Mencken
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
Charles Darwin
Cowardice asks Is it safe Expediency asks Is it politic But Conscience asks Is it right.
William Punshon
Physics does not change the nature of the world it studies, and no science of behavior can change the essential nature of man, even though both sciences yield technologies with a vast power to manipulate their subject matters.
B. F. Skinne
Conscience is the root of all true courage; if a man would be brave let him obey his conscience.
James F. Clarke
Our humanity is trapped by moral adolescents. We have too many men of science, too few men of God. The world has achieved brilliance without wisdom and power without conscience.
General Omar Bradley
Humor the sons of the poor, for they give science its splendor.
The Talmud
As a doctor, as a man of science, I can tell you there is no such thing as curses Everything just happens as a question of probability. The statistical likelihood of a specific event.
Andrew Schneide
In science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not the man to whom the idea first occurs.
Sir Francis Darwin, Eugenics Review, April 1914
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
There is one thing alone that stands the brunt of life throughout its course: a quiet conscience.
Euripides, Hippolytus, 428 B. C.
Anthropology is the most humanistic of the sciences and the most scientific of the humanities.
Alfred L. Kroebe
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Oscar Wilde