Science Quotes

David Soul #History #Science #Teacher

Photo of David Soul My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher.
Cyril Connolly #Imagination #Science

Today the function of the artist is to bring imagination to science and science to imagination, where they meet, in the myth.
Friedrich Durrenmatt #Peace #Science

Our science has become terrible, our research dangerous, our findings deadly. We physicists have to make peace with reality. Reality is not as strong as we are. We will ruin reality.
Kevin Kelly #Future #Learning #Science #Society

This is actually a very important principle that science is learning about large systems like evolution and that futurists are learning about anticipating human society: just because a future scenario is plausible doesn't mean we can get there from here.
Alfred North Whitehead #Business #Future #Science

It is the business of the future to be dangerous and it is among the merits of science that it equips the future for its duties.
Lev Grossman #Fear #Science

Photo of Lev Grossman More than fantasy or even science fiction, Ray Bradbury wrote horror, and like so many great horror writers he was himself utterly without fear, of anything. He wasn't afraid of looking uncool - he wasn't scared to openly love innocence, or to be optimistic, or to write sentimentally when he felt that way. #Family #Science

If you live in a ghetto and really want not to just change your life and your family's life but change your ghetto's life, make your ghetto a good neighbourhood, learn science try to be like Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs.
Milton Friedman #Architecture #Government #Science

Photo of Milton Friedman The greatest advances of civilization, whether in architecture or painting, in science and literature, in industry or agriculture, have never come from centralized government.
Scott Thompson #Funny #Science

When I was younger I wanted to be a big movie star who'd get to be funny on talk shows and then I wanted to retire and write science fiction.
Joshua Lederberg #Education #Science

I did get a very fine education, and not just in science. It took some pressure on the part of my elders to convince me that I really should take an interest in humanities.
Franklin D. Roosevelt #Peace #Relationship #Science

Photo of Franklin D. Roosevelt If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.
W. H. Auden #Art #Nature #Science

Photo of W. H. Auden 'Healing,' Papa would tell me, 'is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.'
Christiaan Huygens #Religion #Science

Photo of Christiaan Huygens The world is my country, science is my religion.
John Charles Polanyi #Fear #Science

When, as we must often do, we fear science, we really fear ourselves.
Ralph Waldo Emerson #Good #Science

Photo of Ralph Waldo Emerson Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
John Polkinghorne #Age #History #Science

Science cannot tell theology how to construct a doctrine of creation, but you can't construct a doctrine of creation without taking account of the age of the universe and the evolutionary character of cosmic history.
Henri Frederic Amiel #Faith #Science #Society

Society lives by faith, and develops by science.
Ernest Istook #Alone #Science #Technology

Photo of Ernest Istook Research and development needs permanent tax credits to build the technology that spurs our growth. But no government programs alone can get America's students to study more science and math parents must push and help their children to meet this goal.
George Bernard Shaw #Art #Education #Science

A fool's brain digests philosophy into folly, science into superstition, and art into pedantry. Hence University education.
Carl Sagan #Knowledge #Science

Photo of Carl Sagan Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Edouard Manet #Imagination #Science

It is not enough to know your craft - you have to have feeling. Science is all very well, but for us imagination is worth far more.
Marcus V. Pollio #Learning #Science

Perhaps, to the uninformed, it may appear unaccountable that a man should be able to retain in his memory such a variety of learning but the close alliance with each other, of the different branches of science, will explain the difficulty.
Immanuel Kant #Knowledge #Science #Wisdom

Photo of Immanuel Kant Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Shimon Peres #Age #Respect #Science

Photo of Shimon Peres The older generation had greater respect for land than science. But we live in an age when science, more than soil, has become the provider of growth and abundance. Living just on the land creates loneliness in an age of globality.
Ralph Waldo Emerson #Love #Men #Science

Photo of Ralph Waldo Emerson Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.