Science Quotes

Science has made us gods even before we are worthy of being men.

Jean Rostand

Science is built up of facts, as a house is built of stones; but an accumulation of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.

Henri PoincarÈ

Science is the topography of ignorance.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr

Facts are not science - as the dictionary is not literature.

Martin H. Fischer

Science, like life, feeds on its own decay. New facts burst old rules; then newly divined conceptions bind old and new together into a reconciling law.

William James

The doubter is a true man of science; he doubts only himself and his interpretations, but he believes in science.

Claude Bernard

Science without conscience is the soul's perdition.

FranÁois Rabelais

Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr

Science, in the very act of solving problems, creates more of them.

Abraham Flexner

Science is always wrong. It never solves a problem without creating ten more.

George Bernard Shaw

Science is the systematic classification of experience.

George Henry Lewes

Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.

George Santayana

[Science is] the labor and handicraft of the mind.

Francis Bacon

In Science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurred.

Sir William Osler

Science increases our power in proportion as it lowers our pride.

Claude Bernard

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Updated On : June 10, 2014
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