Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.
Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, Knowledge without character, Politics without principle, Commerce without morality, Worship without sacrifice.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Our real discoveries come from chaos, from going to the place that looks wrong and stupid and foolish.
Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.
In my opinion, we don't devote nearly enough scientific research to finding a cure for jerks.
Short + Science quotes ⇑Short Quotes
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
All we ever see of stars are their old photographs.
Science Is an Error-Correcting Mechanism
Politicizing science is the same as destroying it.
All Science Quotes ⇑
If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.
Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
It would be possible to describe everything scientifically, but it would make no sense; it would be without meaning, as if you described a Beethoven symphony as a variation of wave pressure.
Student: Dr. Einstein, Aren't these the same questions as last year's [physics] final exam? Dr. Einstein: Yes; But this year the answers are different.
Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible.
If there is any religion that could respond to the needs of modern science, it would be Buddhism.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike -- and yet it is the most precious thing we have.
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds the most discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but 'That's funny...'
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.
It is absurd for the Evolutionist to complain that it is unthinkable for an admittedly unthinkable God to make everything out of nothing, and then pretend that it is more thinkable that nothing should turn itself into everything.
The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.
Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.
The more I learn about the universe, the less convinced I am that there's any sort of benevolent force that has anything to do with it, at all.
The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.
The more likely we are to assume that the solution comes from the outside, the less likely we are to solve our problems ourselves.
We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.
There's as many atoms in a single molecule of your DNA as there are stars in the typical galaxy. We are, each of us, a little universe.
No, our science is no illusion. But an illusion it would be to suppose that what science cannot give us we can get elsewhere.
Science should have been just a quest to know, not to exploit the creation. It is human longing to know.
Wonder does not necessarily come from innocence. modern science has done phenomenal amount of exploration... as you explore, as you know, the wonder will increase because you realize the nature of the existence, then wonder will just explode.
[About Cloning] There is a pleasurable way of creating children, I don't see why you're wasting billions of dollars in a laboratory. I am only talking about when still women are able to bear children. it doesn't matter what you call it, you're just producing a human body which is alive - means the life process is there with all the ingredients
Right now, medical sciences are limited to just knowing the physical body. If anything happens beyond that, you think it's a miracle.
Yoga is, quite simply, the science of being in perfect alignment, in absolute harmony, in complete sync with the existence
Education should offer the joy of wondering about life, not give ready-made answers. Unfortunately, science is acquiring the qualities of Religion by moving towards Absolutism
Building technology means you don't have to choose between practicing science, commerce, and art.
Science is the study of the knowable. Spirituality is the study of the unknowable.
“Artists” calling for censorship don't know what art is. “Scientists” citing consensus don't know what science is. “Teachers” indoctrinating students don't know what teaching is. “Journalists” parroting propaganda don't know what reporting is.
The strongest intellectual foundation is built upon science, math, and philosophy, as they are the search for universal truths.
There's something that doesn't make sense. Let's go and poke it with a stick.
Science & Mysticism are converging lines. When the necessary intelligence arises in humanity, the two will merge
A future society may support overclocking brilliant young scientists with mental performance-enhancing drugs to get more scientific breakthroughs.
The biggest cost of politics is that it can cause you to have comforting, false, and ultimately expensive beliefs about business and science.
Science Advances One Funeral at a Time
If you want the truth, take no one else's word for it. Accept only science, reason, and direct experience. Start on solid ground. Mind each step.
Religion, science, and spirituality help us make sense of the world. Life without at least one of them is a lonely and confusing place.
We study science to learn how to get what we want. We study philosophy to know what to want in the first place.
When modern science will discover how to go deep into the subtle electromagnetic constitution of man, it will be able to correct almost any medical condition in ways that would seem almost miraculous today.
God creates dinosaurs, God kills dinosaurs, God creates man, man kills God, man brings back dinosaurs.