Science quotes

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is …Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.

Religion Short

Never memorize something that you can look …Never memorize something that you can look up.

Short Wisdom Humor Knowledge

What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a …What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a prejudice.

Short

Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them …Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.

Funny Humor Light People

Time is a drug. Too much of it kills …Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you.

Witty Humor

That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without …That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.

Life Religion Short

Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, …Seven Deadly Sins: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Science without humanity, Knowledge without character, Politics without principle, Commerce without morality, Worship without sacrifice.

Politics Work Knowledge Character

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model …You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Change Inspirational Wisdom

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can …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.

Life Perspective

I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and …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.

God

If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the …If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.

Universe

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, not …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.

Knowledge Ignorance



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Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to …Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.

Religion Understanding

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, …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.

Life Fear Understanding

If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of …If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.

Knowledge

Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with the possible exception of bad news, which …Nothing travels faster than the speed of light, with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.

Humor

In my opinion, we don't devote nearly enough scientific research to finding a cure for …In my opinion, we don't devote nearly enough scientific research to finding a cure for jerks.

Humor

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover …All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

Inspirational Truth Understanding

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

Life Wisdom Knowledge

Every action has an equal and opposite …Every action has an equal and opposite reaction

Short Action

Extraordinary claims require extraordinary …Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.

Faith Religion Short

Our real discoveries come from chaos, from going to the place that looks wrong and stupid and …Our real discoveries come from chaos, from going to the place that looks wrong and stupid and foolish.

Courage

Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all …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.

Evil Humans

Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not …Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.

Education Short

I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing …I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.

Knowledge

We are an impossibility in an impossible …We are an impossibility in an impossible universe.

Universe Humans

Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see …Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.

Funny Humor

If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and …If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.

Universe Secret

We are a way for the cosmos to know …We are a way for the cosmos to know itself.

Short Universe

Come on, Rory! It isn't rocket science, it's just quantum …Come on, Rory! It isn't rocket science, it's just quantum physics!

Short Humor

The more I learn about the universe, the less convinced I am that there's any sort of benevolent …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.

Universe

The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put …The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.

Beauty Philosophy Universe

The more likely we are to assume that the solution comes from the outside, the less likely we are …The more likely we are to assume that the solution comes from the outside, the less likely we are to solve our problems ourselves.

Philosophy Religion Problems

We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing …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.

Knowledge

There's as many atoms in a single molecule of your DNA as there are stars in the typical galaxy. We …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.

Universe

No, our science is no illusion. But an illusion it would be to suppose that what science cannot …No, our science is no illusion. But an illusion it would be to suppose that what science cannot give us we can get elsewhere.

The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade …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.

The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in …The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in it.

Truth Belief

It is absurd for the Evolutionist to complain that it is unthinkable for an admittedly unthinkable …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.

God

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and …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.

Imagination Emotions Art

The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that …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.

Philosophy Emotions Experience Art

If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would …If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?

Short

It would be possible to describe everything scientifically, but it would make no sense; it would be …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.

Wisdom Art

Black holes are where God divided by …Black holes are where God divided by zero.

God Humor

Student: Dr. Einstein, Aren't these the same questions as last year's [physics] final exam? Dr. …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.

Humor

Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may …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.

Humor

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all …The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible.

Philosophy World

For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday …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.

Inspirational Philosophy Knowledge Compassion

If there is any religion that could respond to the needs of modern science, it would be …If there is any religion that could respond to the needs of modern science, it would be Buddhism.

Religion

For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however …For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.

Religion Truth Knowledge Understanding

Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of …Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.

Philosophy Spirituality

Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do …Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.

All we ever see of stars are their old …All we ever see of stars are their old photographs.

Short

God does not play dice with the …God does not play dice with the universe.

God Short Universe

The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds the most discoveries, is not …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...'

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be …Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is …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.

Life Reality

There's something that doesn't make sense. Let's go and poke it with a …There's something that doesn't make sense. Let's go and poke it with a stick.

Humor

Exceptional claims demand exceptional …Exceptional claims demand exceptional evidence.

God Short

Nothing happens until something …Nothing happens until something moves.

Short Universe

Science is interesting, and if you don't agree you can fuck …Science is interesting, and if you don't agree you can fuck off

We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that …We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works.

Life Short Humor

In the beginning there was nothing, which …In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.

Humor

God creates dinosaurs, God kills dinosaurs, God creates man, man kills God, man brings back …God creates dinosaurs, God kills dinosaurs, God creates man, man kills God, man brings back dinosaurs.

God Humor Man

When modern science will discover how to go deep into the subtle electromagnetic constitution of …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.

Much as we might wish to believe otherwise, universal love and the welfare of the species as a …Much as we might wish to believe otherwise, universal love and the welfare of the species as a whole are concepts that simply do not make evolutionary sense.