Best 424 of Scientist quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joseph Crowley

Some of the FDA's own scientists have charged that politics, not science, is behind the FDA's actions.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Anais Nin

Only when the poet and the scientist work in unison will we have living experiences and knowledge of the marvels of the universe as they are being discovered.

By Anonym 13 Sep

George M. Church

I have faith that science is a good thing. Seriously, I'd say that I am very much in awe of nature. In fact, I think to some extent, "awe" was a word that was almost invented for scientists.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Bethell

A theory accepted by 99 percent of scientists may be wrong.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Neil Degrasse Tyson

I see myself in pop culture. I listen to pop music, I do pop things, and I'm also a scientist.

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Fritjof Capra

Before the 1940s the terms "system" and "systems thinking" had been used by several scientists, but it was Bertalanffy's concepts of an open system and a general systems theory that established systems thinking as a major scientific movement

By Anonym 15 Sep

Michael Bierut

The scientists at CERN were actually surprised that people commented on this. Reportedly Fabiola Gianotti, the coordinator of the CERN program to find the Higgs Boson, was asked why she had selected Comic Sans. She simply said, "Because I like it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Frank P. Ramsey

We are in the ordinary position of scientists of having to be content with piecemeal improvements: we can make several things clearer, but we cannot make anything clear.

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Steven Magee

As a scientist in the know, I am legally required to protect the next generation.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Peter Kreeft

The eye of the poet sees less clearly, but sees farther than the eye of the scientist.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alan Kay

A computer scientist is a machine for converting coffee into urine.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Robyn Mundell

Right? I don’t know why I did it. Temporary insanity, maybe. Did you ever do something that makes absolutely no sense, but you couldn’t help yourself?

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Timothy Leary

Science is all metaphor.

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Antony Garrett Lisi

My friends are all geeks. And many of them are scientists who love playing outside as much as I do.

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Michio Kaku

I think Newton would be the greatest scientist who ever lived.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Abhijit Naskar

Never question the conviction of a scientist, based on mere scriptures.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edward Robert Harrison

The fine tuning of the universe provides prima facie evidence of deistic design.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michio Kaku

I'm not a science fiction writer, I'm a physicist. These are scientists who are making the future in their laboratories.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Toba Beta

Love permeates all things and laws. Scientists should research it more.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Vladimir Nabokov

while the scientist sees everything that happens in one point of space, the poet feels everything that happens in one point of time.

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Brian Cox

What scientists are attached to is journeys into the unknown and discovering things that are completely unexpected and baffling and surprising.

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Johannes Stark

Many scientists will have to contribute to the solution of the great problem; they will have to follow up and measure all those phenomena in which the atomic structure is directly expressed.

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Dalai Lama

Scientists are discovering that while anger and hatred eat into our immune system, warm-heartedness and compassion are good for our health.

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Freeman Dyson

Scepticism is as important for a good journalist as it is for a good scientist.

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Helen Fisher

Scientists know that women gravitate to men who have a different immune system from theirs.

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Jon Stewart

The last thing we'll hear is some scientist saying 'It works!'

By Anonym 16 Sep

Subrahmanijan Chandrasekhar

In some strange way, any new fact or insight that I may have found has not seemed to me as a “discovery” of mine, but rather something that had always been there and that I had chanced to pick up.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Berenice Abbott

You scientists are the worst photographers in the world and you need the best photographers in the world and I'm the one to do it.

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Isaac Asimov

Scientists derive satisfaction from figuring out the puzzle. It's about the quest, not the grail.

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Max Gallo

Political scientists have often described Gaullism as a sort of Bonapartism. I myself have occasionally compared Sarkozy to Napoleon Bonaparte.

By Anonym 14 Sep

David Willetts

Looking at scientific inquiry, next paradigm will be based on very large datasets. Scientists are in the lead in handling very large datasets - Hubble telescope or Large Hadron Collider are massive datasets.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Carolyn Porco

Being a scientist and staring immensity and eternity in the face every day is as grand and inspiring as it gets.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Kay Redfield Jamison

The pursuit of knowledge is an intoxicant, a lure that scientists and explorers have known from ancient times; indeed, exhilaration in the pursuit of knowledge is part of what has kept our species so adaptive.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Al Gore

Every day we put another 110 million tons of global warming pollution into the sky as if it's an open sewer, and it's still building up. And the scientists tell us it's a race against time. We've stabilized emissions globally now for the last three years, but they need to start coming down quickly. We've got the momentum, we've got the wind in our sails, we're gonna win this.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Daniel Dennett

I am a philosopher, not a scientist, and we philosophers are better at questions than answers.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Christian B. Anfinsen

Many prominent scientists - including Darwin, Einstein, and Planck - have considered the concept of God very seriously. What are your thoughts on the concept of God and on the existence of God?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Fred Brooks

A scientist builds in order to learn; an engineer learns in order to build.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Leo Szilard

Three stages of truth for scientists: It's not true. If it is true, it's not very important. We knew it all along.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Sam Harris

It is time that scientists and other public intellectuals observed that the contest between faith and reason is zero-sum.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Elbert Hubbard

Professor [John] Tyndall once said the finest inspiration he ever received was from an old man who could scarcely read. This man acted as his servant. Each morning the old man would knock on the door of the scientist and call, 'Arise, Sir: it is near seven o'clock and you have great work to do today.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Alfred North Whitehead

Scientists animated by the purpose of proving that they are purposeless constitute an interesting subject for study.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Edward Norton

I don't flatter myself - I'm not a scientist, I'm not a conservation expert.

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Colonel Sanders

Scientists are a bunch of romantics.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rick Perry

Just because you have a group of scientists who stood up and said here is the fact. Galileo got outvoted for a spell.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Leonardo Dicaprio

I am not a scientist, but I don't need to be.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bill Maher

There is no debate here, just scientists and non-scientists. And since the subject is science, the non-scientists don't get a vote.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sylvia Earle

There is not a well-funded campaign among scientists to say, "Look, here's the evidence. You can read it yourself. Here are the facts. We're not making this up.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Luis Walter Alvarez

I don't like to say bad things about paleontologists, but they're not very good scientists. They're more like stamp collectors.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Susanne Katherina Langer

The faith of scientists in the power and truth of mathematics is so implicit that their work has gradually become less and less observation, and more and more calculation.... But the facts which are accepted by virtue of these tests are not actually observed at all.

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Lawrence Solomon

Several renowned scientists have been predicting for some time that the world could enter a period of cooling right around now, with consequences that could be dire.