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We are born at a given moment, in a given place and, like vintage years of wine, we have the qualities of the year and of the season of which we are born. Astrology does not lay claim to anything more.
A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Anthropology demands the open-mindedness with which one must look and listen, record in astonishment and wonder that which one would not have been able to guess.
Rocket science is tough, and rockets have a way of failing.
Anybody who has been seriously engaged in scientific work of any kind realizes that over the entrance to the gates of the temple of science are written the words: 'Ye must have faith.'
All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us. This is the easiest of sciences, a fact which is obvious in that no one's brain rejects it; for laymen and people who are utterly illiterate know how to count and reckon.
Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Let both sides seek to invoke the wonders of science instead of its terrors. Together let us explore the stars, conquer the deserts, eradicate disease, tap the ocean depths, and encourage the arts and commerce.
John F. Kennedy
Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.
To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.
By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.
There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere.
The universe is made of stories, not of atoms.
Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response.
Arthur M. Schlesinger
What is research but a blind date with knowledge?
Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Science is nothing but perception.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God.
A fact is a simple statement that everyone believes. It is innocent, unless found guilty. A hypothesis is a novel suggestion that no one wants to believe. It is guilty, until found effective.
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
You could warm Mars up, over time, with greenhouse gases.
It stands to the everlasting credit of science that by acting on the human mind it has overcome man's insecurity before himself and before nature.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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