Science Quotes

Science commits suicide when it adopts a creed.

Thomas Henry Huxley

But in science the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs.

Francis Darwin

Innocence about Science is the worst crime today.

Sir Charles Percy Snow

Science is not about control. It is about cultivating a perpetual condition of wonder in the face of something that forever grows one step richer and subtler than our latest theory about it. It is about reverence, not mastery

Richard Powers

When science and the Bible differ, science has obviously misinterpreted its data

Henry Morris

Learn sciences which offer you both your corrective destinies and corrective threats.

Musa al-Kadhim

Politics cannot be a science, because in politics theory and practice cannot be separated, and the sciences depend upon their separation.

Wystan Hugh Auden

Without Art, we should have no notion of the sacred; without Science, we should always worship false gods.

Wystan Hugh Auden

Nature knows nothing but solid bodies; your science deals only with combinations of surfaces. And so nature constantly gives the lie to all your laws; can you name one to which no fact makes an exception?

Honor de Balzac

The strongest arguments prove nothing so long as the conclusions are not verified by experience. Experimental science is the queen of sciences and the goal of all speculation.

Roger Bacon

Mathematics is the gate and key of the sciences. Neglect of mathematics works injury to all knowledge, since he who is ignorant of it cannot know the other sciences or the things of this world.

Roger Bacon

Software engineering is the part of computer science which is too difficult for the computer scientist.

Friedrich L. Bauer

In the hands of Science and indomitable energy, results the most gigantic and absorbing may be wrought out by skilful combinations of acknowledged data and the simplest means.

George Biddell Airy

Knowledge and science is the fruit of paradise; in times of threat it is one's ally, in exile it keeps one company, and in solitude it is one's intimate friend and companion.

al-Baqir, Muhammad

Science repulses the indefinite.

Claude Bernard

The science of life is a superb and dazzlingly lighted hall which may be reached only by passing through a long and ghastly kitchen.

Claude Bernard

Observation is a passive science, experimentation an active science.

Claude Bernard

Politics is not an exact science.

Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck

He who would do good to another must do it in minute particulars; General good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer: For art and science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.

William Blake

The issue is what is the social science atom.

Allan David Bloom

Social science and humanities have a mutual contempt for one another, the former looking down on the latter as unscientific, the latter regarding the former as philistine. The difference comes down to the fact that social science really wants to be predictive, meaning that man is predictable, while the humanities say that he is not.

Allan David Bloom

Our Being is Becoming, not stasis. Our Science is Utopia, our Reality is Eros, our Desire is Revolution.

Murray Bookchin

Of science and the human heart, there is no limit.

Paul David Hewson

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Updated On : March 11, 2014
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