Aphorisms by theme: Science

For any student of history, change is the law of life. Any attempt to contain it guarantees an explosion down the road; the more rigid the adherence to the status quo, the more violent the ultimate outcome will be.

Henry Kissinger

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Scientists investigate that which already is; engineers create that which has never been.

Albert Einstein

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Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.

Bertrand Russell

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Make things as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

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It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

Albert Einstein

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The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution.

Bertrand Russell

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Real is what can be measured.

Max Planck

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The problems that exist in the world today cannot be solved by the level of thinking that created them.

Albert Einstein

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In the field of scientific observation chance favors the prepared mind.

Louis Pasteur

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In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

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To doubt everything or to believe everything are two equally convenient solutions; both dispense with the necessity of reflection.

Jules Henri Poincare

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

George Bernard Shaw

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Necessity is the mother of invention.

Plato

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No, no, you`re not thinking; you`re just being logical.

Niels Bohr

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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Isaac Asimov

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Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

Albert Einstein

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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

Charles Darwin

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The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr

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Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.

Galileo Galilei

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Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.

Immanuel Kant

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