Add Quotes to Your Site - Quote Generator Add Quotes to Your Site - Quote Generator
add quote of the day, random quotes or by topic (e.g. funny quotes)

Quote DB :: Science Search in this category

Quote Author Rating Rate
"The fact of evolution is the backbone of biology, and biology is thus in the peculiar position of being a science founded on an improved theory, is it then a science or faith?" Charles Darwin 3.4545454545454546 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, -- a mere heart of stone." Charles Darwin 3.8333333333333335 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"I love fools� experiments. I am always making them." Charles Darwin 3.25 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Nothing before had ever made me thoroughly realise, though I had read various scientific books, that science consists in grouping facts so that general laws or conclusions may be drawn from them." Charles Darwin 5 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"It is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science." Charles Darwin 4.75 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Science is the tool of the Western mind and with it more doors can be opened than with bare hands. It is part and parcel of our knowledge and obscures our insight only when it holds that the understanding given by it is the only kind there is." Carl Jung 3.5 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Now my own suspicion is that the Universe is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we can suppose." J.B.S. Haldane 4.666666666666667 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Why is it that you physicists always require so much expensive equipment? Now the Department of Mathematics requires nothing but money for paper, pencils, and erasers...and the Department of Philosophy is better still. It doesn't even ask for erasers." Isaac Asimov 4.194444444444445 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science." Isaac Newton 4.25 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"I keep the subject of my inquiry constantly before me, and wait till the first dawning opens gradually, by little and little, into a full and clear light." Isaac Newton 4.285714285714286 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"The Law of conservation of energy tells us we can't get something for nothing, but we refuse to believe it." Isaac Asimov 4.142857142857143 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge." Thomas Edison 4.583333333333333 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible." Albert Einstein 4.2727272727272725 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"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 4.384615384615385 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality." Albert Einstein 4.076923076923077 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Whenever science makes a discovery, the devil grabs it while the angels are debating the best way to use it." Alan Valentine 4.25 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Paley's argument is made with passionate sincerity and is informed by the best biological scholarship of his day, but it is wrong, gloriously and utterly wrong." Richard Dawkins 2.8333333333333335 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Science is not about building a body of known 'facts'. It is a method for asking awkward questions and subjecting them to a reality-check, thus avoiding the human tendency to believe whatever makes us feel good." Terry Pratchett 5 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"To those who do not know mathematics it is difficult to get across a real feeling as to the beauty, the deepest beauty, of nature. If you want to learn about nature, to appreciate nature, it is necessary to understand the language that she speaks in." Richard P. Feynman 4.8 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote
"Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe." Galileo Galilei 4.7407407407407405 avg (0 votes) Rate this Quote

1 2 3 Next >>

Browse Science quotes by Author:
Alan Valentine Albert Einstein Carl Jung
Charles Darwin Charles Robert Christopher Morley
C.S. Lewis Desmond Morris Galileo Galilei
George Bernard Shaw GK Chesterton Henri Poincare
Isaac Asimov Isaac Newton J.B.S. Haldane
John Dewey Luther Sutherland Lyall Watson
Martin Luther King Jr. Niels Bohr Oliver Wendell Holmes
Plato Richard Dawkins Richard P. Feynman
Stephen Hawking Terry Pratchett Thomas Edison
Thomas Jefferson William Blake William Jennings Bryan
Woody Allen  

| privacy