Quotations that match 'scientist'.

I am not a scientist. I am, rather, an impresario of scientists. Jacques Yves Cousteau Science
[ Am Impresario Rather Scientist Scientists]
One of the great problems of the world today is undoubtedly this problem of not being able to talk to scientists, because we don't understand science; they can't talk to us because they don't understand anything else, poor dears. Michael Flanders
[ Able Anything Because Being Dears Else Great Poor Problem Problems Science Scientists Talk Today Understand Undoubtedly Us World]
I believe that the quantum of our knowledge will increase considerably in the coming years and that scientists will continue to be amongst the brave voices speaking out. Peter Garrett
[ Amongst Believe Brave Coming Considerably Continue Increase Knowledge Our Out Quantum Scientists Speaking Voices Will Years]
I thank God for not making me a computer scientist. Daniel J. Bernstein
[ Computer God Making Scientist Thank]
Our record number of teenagers must become our record number of high school and college graduates and our record number of teachers, scientists, doctors, lawyers, and skilled professionals. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Become College Doctors Graduates High Lawyers Must Number Our Professionals Record School Scientists Skilled Teachers Teenagers]
At a time when science plays such a powerful role in the life of society, when the destiny of the whole of mankind may hinge on the results of scientific research, it is incumbent on all scientists to be fully conscious of that role, and conduct themselves accordingly. Joseph Rotblat
[ Accordingly Conduct Conscious Destiny Fully Hinge Incumbent Life Mankind May Plays Powerful Research Results Role Science Scientific Scientists Society Such Themselves Time Whole]
Some scientists claim that hydrogen, because it is so plentiful, is the basic building block of the universe. I dispute that. I say there is more stupidity than hydrogen, and that is the basic building block of the universe. Frank Zappa
[ Basic Because Block Building Claim Dispute Hydrogen More Plentiful Say Scientists Some Stupidity Than Universe]
Scientists now believe that the primary biological function of breasts is to make males stupid. Dave Barry
[ Believe Biological Breasts Function Make Males Now Primary Scientists Stupid]
Yet the effort to inform the public also encouraged responsible public discussion that succeeded in developing a consensus for the measured approach that many scientists supported. Paul Berg
[ Also Approach Consensus Developing Discussion Effort Encouraged Inform Many Measured Public Responsible Scientists Succeeded Supported Yet]
Most executives, many scientists, and almost all business school graduates believe that if you analyze data, this will give you new ideas. Unfortunately, this belief is totally wrong. The mind can only see what it is prepared to see. Edward de Bono
[ Almost Analyze Belief Believe Business Data Executives Give Graduates Ideas Many Mind Most New Only Prepared School Scientists See Totally Unfortunately Will Wrong]
People think that if you are a scientist you have to give up that joy of discovery, that passion, that sense of the great romance of life. I say that's completely opposite of the truth. Ann Druyan
[ Completely Discovery Give Great Joy Life Opposite Passion Romance Say Scientist Sense Think Truth Up]
Lastly, literature and philosophy both allow past idols to be resurrected with a frequency which would be truly distressing to a sober scientist. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Allow Both Distressing Frequency Idols Lastly Literature Past Philosophy Resurrected Scientist Sober Truly Which Would]
In every case, the environmental hazards were made known only by independent scientists, who were often bitterly opposed by the corporations responsible for the hazards. Barry Commoner
[ Bitterly Case Corporations Environmental Every Hazards Independent Known Made Often Only Opposed Responsible Scientists Were]
We really think it is a good thing for scientists to spend a little bit of their time either in the community or in schools or helping to train high school teachers. Thomas R. Cech
[ Bit Community Either Good Helping High Little Really School Schools Scientists Spend Teachers Their Thing Think Time Train]
Some otherwise sane scientists have seriously proposed that we tuck this deadly garbage under the edges of drifting continents but how can they be sure the moving land masses will climb over the waste and not just push it forward? David R. Brower
[ Climb Continents Deadly Drifting Edges Forward Garbage How Just Land Masses Moving Otherwise Over Proposed Push Sane Scientists Seriously Some Sure Tuck Under Waste Will]
What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on. Jacques Yves Cousteau Science
[ After Curious Going Keyhole Know Looking Man Nature Scientist Through Trying]
The time has come to formulate guidelines for the ethical conduct of scientist, perhaps in the form of a voluntary Hippocratic Oath. Joseph Rotblat
[ Come Conduct Ethical Form Formulate Guidelines Oath Perhaps Scientist Time Voluntary]
A lot of high-level scientists are in fact people of almost universal interest. Jonathan Miller
[ Almost Fact High-Level Interest Lot Scientists Universal]
There's no term to the work of a scientist. Walter Reisch
[ Scientist Term Work]
Why is it the philosopher who is expected to be easier and not some scientist who is even more inaccessible? Jacques Derrida
[ Easier Even Expected Inaccessible More Philosopher Scientist Some Why]
Admittedly, the body of scientists, as a whole, does uphold the authority of science over the lay public. It controls thereby also the process by which young men are trained to become members of the scientific profession. Michael Polanyi
[ Admittedly Also Authority Become Body Controls Does Lay Members Men Over Process Profession Public Science Scientific Scientists Thereby Trained Uphold Which Whole Young]
He was a crystal of morality among our scientists. Nikita Khrushchev
[ Among Crystal Morality Our Scientists]
Dedicated researchers seek better treatments and cures for diabetes, kidney disease, Alzheimer's and every form of cancer. But these scientists face an array of disincentives. We can do better. Michael Milken
[ Alzheimer Array Better Cancer Cures Dedicated Diabetes Disease Every Face Form Kidney Researchers Scientists Seek These Treatments]
Some people think that our planet is suffering from a fever. Now scientists are telling us that Mars is experiencing its own planetary warming: Martian warming. This has led some people, not necessarily scientists, to wonder if Mars and Jupiter, non signatories to the Kyoto Treaty, are actually inhabited by alien SUV-driving industrialists. Fred Thompson
[ Actually Alien Experiencing Fever Inhabited Jupiter Kyoto Led Mars Martian Necessarily Non Now Our Own Planet Planetary Scientists Some Suffering Telling Think Treaty Us Warming Wonder]
We all know scientists who in private life do not come up to the standard of truthfulness, but who, nevertheless, would not consciously falsify the results of their researches. Franz Boas
[ Come Consciously Know Life Nevertheless Private Researches Results Scientists Standard Their Truthfulness Up Would]
Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life, we leave only the unnatural. Amelia Barr
[ Leave Life May Only Out Say Scientists Supernatural Take Unnatural Whatever]
In Italy the artist is a god. Now if the artist is a god, the scientist is likewise a god. Josef Albers
[ Artist God Italy Likewise Now Scientist]
There is not much that even the most socially responsible scientists can do as individuals, or even as a group, about the social consequences of their activities. Eric Hobsbawm
[ Activities Consequences Even Group Individuals Most Much Responsible Scientists Social Socially Their]
The scientist does not study nature because it is useful; he studies it because he delights in it, and he delights in it because it is beautiful. Henri Poincare
[ Beautiful Because Delights Does Nature Scientist Studies Study Useful]
I was trained as a neurologist, and then I went into the theater, and if you're brought up to think of yourself as a biological scientist of some sort, pretty well everything else seems frivolous by comparison. Jonathan Miller
[ Biological Brought Comparison Else Everything Frivolous Into Neurologist Pretty Scientist Seems Some Sort Theater Then Think Trained Up Well Went Yourself]
Scientists have found the gene for shyness. They would have found it years ago, but it was hiding behind a couple of other genes. Jonathan Katz
[ Ago Behind Couple Found Gene Genes Hiding Other Scientists Shyness Would Years]
The AEC scientists were so narrowly focused on arming the United States for nuclear war that they failed to perceive facts - even widely known ones - that were outside their limited field of vision. Barry Commoner
[ Even Facts Failed Field Focused Known Limited Narrowly Nuclear Ones Outside Perceive Scientists States Their United Vision War Were Widely]
You have teenagers thinking they're going to make millions as NBA stars when that's not realistic for even 1 percent of them. Becoming a scientist or engineer is. Dean Kamen Teen
[ Becoming Engineer Even Going Make Millions Nba Percent Realistic Scientist Stars Teenagers Them Thinking]
Many of the mainstream agricultural scientists, especially at the agricultural schools, but at all of our major universities, are tied into all sorts of contractual relationships and consulting relationships with the life science companies. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Agricultural Companies Consulting Contractual Especially Into Life Mainstream Major Many Our Relationships Schools Science Scientists Sorts Tied Universities]
I think philosophers can do things akin to theoretical scientists, in that, having read about empirical data, they too can think of what hypotheses and theories might account for that data. So there's a continuity between philosophy and science in that way. Robert Nozick
[ Account Akin Between Continuity Data Empirical Having Hypotheses Might Philosophers Philosophy Read Science Scientists Theoretical Theories Things Think Too Way]
I refrained from writing another one, thinking to myself: Never mind, I will prove that I am able to become a greater scientist than some of you, even without the title of doctor. Hermann Oberth
[ Able Am Another Become Doctor Even Greater Mind Myself Never Prove Scientist Some Than Thinking Title Will Without Writing]
I was going to visit IBM for six months as a visiting scientist. Now, six months is a lot of time, so I came with a whole list of projects that I might want to work on. Wietse Venema
[ Came Going Ibm List Lot Might Months Now Projects Scientist Six Time Visit Visiting Want Whole Work]
The mystique associated with the bomb, the role that scientists played in it, and its general importance could not fail to impress even a six-year old. Sidney Altman
[ Associated Bomb Could Even Fail General Importance Impress Mystique Old Played Role Scientists]
I don't think that they have many of the scientists who were involved in the weapons program to talk to at this time, and there were thousands of people, engineers and scientists, they know where the weapons are. Ahmed Chalabi
[ Engineers Involved Know Many Program Scientists Talk Think Thousands Time Weapons Were Where]
I was married to Margaret Joan Howe in 1940. Although not a scientist herself she has contributed more to my work than anyone else by providing a peaceful and happy home. Frederick Sanger
[ Although Anyone Contributed Else Happy Herself Home Howe Joan Margaret Married More Peaceful Providing Scientist She Than Work]
Science is what scientists do. Dennis Flanagan
[ Science Scientists]
Small science, which includes most research in the life sciences all over the world, is science directed usually by an individual senior scientist and a small team of junior associates, perhaps three, ten, fifteen, something in that order. Daniel Nathans
[ Associates Directed Fifteen Includes Individual Junior Life Most Order Over Perhaps Research Science Sciences Scientist Senior Small Something Team Ten Three Usually Which World]
I thought I would reflect here on a theme most scientists enjoy recalling: the part luck played in their accomplishments. Edmond H. Fischer
[ Accomplishments Enjoy Here Luck Most Part Played Recalling Reflect Scientists Their Theme Thought Would]
Individual scientists like myself - and many more conspicuous - pointed to the dangers of radioactive fallout over Canada if we were to launch nuclear weapons to intercept incoming bombers. John Charles Polanyi
[ Bombers Canada Conspicuous Dangers Fallout Incoming Individual Intercept Launch Many More Myself Nuclear Over Pointed Radioactive Scientists Weapons Were]
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies. Wilbur Wright
[ Begin Believed Encouraged Fact Flying Great Machines Our Scientist Studies Thing Us]
A number of scientists with greatly different backgrounds can come up with completely different assessments. The discussions or controversies are endless. Once a year, we try to bring the most important discoverers together to exchange their experiences and knowledge. Richard Leakey
[ Assessments Backgrounds Bring Come Completely Controversies Different Discoverers Discussions Endless Exchange Experiences Greatly Important Knowledge Most Number Once Scientists Their Together Try Up Year]
Life with a scientist who is often changing jobs and is frequently away at meetings and on lecture tours is not easy. Without a secure home base, I could not have made much progress. John Pople
[ Away Base Changing Could Easy Frequently Home Jobs Lecture Life Made Meetings Much Often Progress Scientist Secure Tours Without]
For example, in my own State of Arizona, an Israeli scientist is working with an Arizona company on a demonstration project involving a very fast-growing algae which can be used to power a biomass energy plan. John Shadegg
[ Arizona Company Demonstration Energy Example Fast-Growing Involving Israeli Own Plan Power Project Scientist State Used Very Which Working]
Well, of course I would choose to be the top scientist in my field. Jeff Goldblum
[ Choose Course Field Scientist Top Well Would]
You know very well that unless you're a scientist, it's much more important for a theory to be shapely, than for it to be true. Christopher Hampton
[ Important Know More Much Scientist Than Theory True Unless Very Well]
First off, I'm not a scientist, and I make no apology for that. Christopher Shays
[ Apology First Make Off Scientist]
But scientists on both sides of the iron curtain played a very significant role in maintaining the momentum of the nuclear arms race throughout the four decades of the Cold War. Joseph Rotblat
[ Arms Both Cold Curtain Decades Four Iron Maintaining Momentum Nuclear Played Race Role Scientists Sides Significant Throughout Very War]
I can't ever remember not wanting to be a scientist. Steven Squyres
[ Ever Remember Scientist Wanting]
I get a sense that we've all been educated into one school of thought. I'm not surprised at all to find among the overwhelming majority of scientists, are people who would hold one particular view because that's all they're exposed to. Thabo Mbeki
[ Among Because Been Educated Exposed Find Get Hold Into Majority Overwhelming Particular School Scientists Sense Surprised Thought View Would]
What the scientists have in their briefcases is terrifying. Nikita Khrushchev
[ Scientists Terrifying Their]
The Church does not pretend to be scientists. It teaches based upon what science tells it. Wellington Mara
[ Based Church Does Pretend Science Scientists Teaches Tells Upon]
Scientists at MIT and engineering schools all across America say that they could improve the fuel economy standards for the existing set of vehicles by 10 miles per gallon using existing technology, without compromising safety or comfort at all. Ed Markey
[ Across America Comfort Compromising Could Economy Engineering Existing Fuel Gallon Improve Miles Mit Per Safety Say Schools Scientists Set Standards Technology Using Vehicles Without]
Theories of love are found in the works of scientists, philosophers, and theologians. Mortimer Adler
[ Found Love Philosophers Scientists Theologians Theories Works]
Global warming is real. It is happening today. It is being charted by our satellites. It is being charted by our scientists. It is being charted by those of us in this body, and I think the real key is if we are ready to admit that fact and take the action to make the necessary conversion. Diane Feinstein
[ Action Admit Being Body Charted Conversion Fact Global Happening Key Make Necessary Our Ready Real Satellites Scientists Take Think Those Today Us Warming]
I am but one member of a vast team made up of many organizations, officials, thousands of scientists, and millions of farmers - mostly small and humble - who for many years have been fighting a quiet, oftentimes losing war on the food production front. Norman Borlaug
[ Am Been Farmers Fighting Food Front Humble Losing Made Many Member Millions Mostly Officials Oftentimes Organizations Production Quiet Scientists Small Team Thousands Up Vast War Years]
Job's forthright indictment of the injustice of this world is surely right. The ways of the world are weird and much more unpredictable than either scientists or theologians generally make things look. Walter Kaufmann
[ Either Forthright Generally Indictment Injustice Job Look Make More Much Right Scientists Surely Than Theologians Things Unpredictable Ways Weird World]
Contrary to popular accounts, very few scientists in the world - possibly none - have a sufficiently thorough, "big picture" understanding of the climate system to be relied upon for a prediction of the magnitude of global warming. To the public, we all might seem like experts, but the vast majority of us work on only a small portion of the problem. Roy Spencer
[ Accounts Big Climate Contrary Experts Few Global Magnitude Majority Might None Only Picture Popular Portion Possibly Prediction Problem Public Relied Scientists Seem Small Sufficiently System Thorough Understanding Upon Us Vas]
Admittedly, scientific authority is not distributed evenly throughout the body of scientists; some distinguished members of the profession predominate over others of a more junior standing. Michael Polanyi
[ Admittedly Authority Body Distinguished Distributed Evenly Junior Members More Others Over Predominate Profession Scientific Scientists Some Standing Throughout]
As it turns out, social scientists have established only one fact about single women's mental health: employment improves it. Susan Faludi
[ Employment Established Fact Health Improves Mental Only Out Scientists Single Social Turns Women]
The U.S. has the finest research scientists in the world, but we are falling far behind other countries, like South Korea and Singapore, that are moving forward with embryonic stem cell research. Louise Slaughter
[ Behind Cell Countries Embryonic Falling Far Finest Forward Korea Moving Other Research Scientists Singapore South Stem World]
The scientist is motivated primarily by curiosity and a desire for truth. Irving Langmuir Science
[ Curiosity Desire Motivated Primarily Scientist Truth]
If not for music, I would probably be a very frustrated scientist. It's one way to answer the question, 'What is the meaning of life?' I feel music answers it better. Paula Cole
[ Answer Answers Better Feel Frustrated Life Meaning Music Probably Question Scientist Very Way Would]
I cannot give any scientist of any age better advice than this: the intensity of a conviction that a hypothesis is true has no bearing over whether it is true or not. Peter Medawar
[ Advice Age Any Bearing Better Cannot Conviction Give Hypothesis Intensity Over Scientist Than True Whether]
Most of the scientific community believes that for the full potential of embryonic stem cell research to be reached, the number of cell lines readily available to scientists must increase. Ron Kind
[ Available Believes Cell Community Embryonic Full Increase Lines Most Must Number Potential Reached Readily Research Scientific Scientists Stem]
I'm a scientist, not a theologian. I don't know if there is a God or not. Religion requires certainty. James Lovelock
[ Certainty God Know Religion Requires Scientist Theologian]
One way we can enliven the imagination is to push it toward the illogical. We're not scientists. We don't always have to make the logical, reasonable leap. Stella Adler
[ Always Illogical Imagination Leap Logical Make Push Reasonable Scientists Toward Way]
But this is an occupational hazard of being a scientist. You say this is the best information I have and then you realize that not everyone is going to read the footnotes or the whole book, so people are going to get the wrong impression. Bjorn Lomborg
[ Being Best Book Everyone Footnotes Get Going Hazard Impression Information Occupational Read Realize Say Scientist Then Whole Wrong]
A scientist is in a sense a learned small boy. There is something of the scientist in every small boy. Others must outgrow it. Scientists can stay that way all their lives. George Wald
[ Boy Every Learned Lives Must Others Outgrow Scientist Scientists Sense Small Something Stay Their Way]
Why should we, however, in economics, have to plead ignorance of the sort of facts on which, in the case of a physical theory, a scientist would certainly be expected to give precise information? Friedrich August von Hayek
[ Case Certainly Economics Expected Facts Give However Ignorance Information Physical Plead Precise Scientist Should Sort Theory Which Why Would]
The scientist's inquiry into the causes of things is providing an ever more extensive understanding of nature. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Causes Ever Extensive Inquiry Into More Nature Providing Scientist Things Understanding]
They decided that unpaid leave could only be granted through the decision of a council that consisted almost entirely of scientists who couldn't understand my reasons for wanting to go so. They said no, no unpaid. So I immediately resigned. George Woodcock
[ Almost Consisted Could Council Decided Decision Entirely Go Granted Immediately Leave Only Reasons Resigned Said Scientists Through Understand Unpaid Wanting]
A scientist's aim in a discussion with his colleagues is not to persuade, but to clarify. Leo Szilard
[ Aim Clarify Colleagues Discussion His Persuade Scientist]
NASA space scientists have been studying giraffe skin so they can apply what they learn from it to the construction of spacesuits. Joanna Lumley
[ Apply Been Construction Giraffe Learn Nasa Scientists Skin Space Studying]
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales. Marie Curie
[ Also Child Confronting Fairy Him His Impress Laboratory Mere Natural Phenomena Scientist Tales Technician Though Were]
I would never have been a good scientist - my attention span was too short for that. Octavia Butler
[ Attention Been Good Never Scientist Short Span Too Would]
I'd like to think the scientists need us - but do they? Did Newton need Blake? James Merrill
[ Blake Did Need Newton Scientists Think Us]
You frighten a lot of scientists. If they say that climate is not changing, they lose their research grants. And some people cannot afford that; they become silent, or a few of us speak up, because we think that it's for the honesty of science, that we have to do it. Nils-Axel Morner
[ Afford Because Become Cannot Changing Climate Few Frighten Grants Honesty Lose Lot Research Say Science Scientists Silent Some Speak Their Think Up Us]
The scientists at the end of the 19th century had people coming to them with this weird behaviour, and they didn't know what was going on but there seemed to be a similarity. They needed an answer, so they made up one. Chester Brown
[ Answer Behaviour Century Coming End Going Had Know Made Needed Scientists Seemed Similarity Them Up Weird]
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. Johannes Stark
[ Atomic Contribute Directly Expressed Follow Great Many Measure Phenomena Problem Scientists Solution Structure Those Up Which Will]
Take the situation of a scientist solving a problem, where he has certain data, which call for certain responses. Some of this set of data call for his applying such and such a law, while others call for another law. George Herbert Mead
[ Another Applying Call Certain Data His Law Others Problem Responses Scientist Set Situation Solving Some Such Take Where Which While]
I hope to see the bringing together of all the best educated people of the earth into a worldwide Congress of Scientists. Marquis de Condorcet
[ Best Bringing Congress Earth Educated Hope Into Scientists See Together Worldwide]
A writer should have the precision of a poet and the imagination of a scientist. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Imagination Poet Precision Scientist Should Writer]
Scientists and scholars should constitute themselves as an international NGO of exceptional authority. John Charles Polanyi
[ Authority Constitute Exceptional International Scholars Scientists Should Themselves]
Drug use, within entire teams continues unabated. It is planned and deliberate cheating, with complex methods, sophisticated substances and techniques, and the active complicity of doctors, scientists, team officials and riders. There is nothing accidental about it. Richard Pound
[ Accidental Active Cheating Complex Complicity Continues Deliberate Doctors Entire Methods Nothing Officials Planned Riders Scientists Sophisticated Substances Team Teams Techniques Use Within]
Scientists are people who build the Brooklyn Bridge and then buy it. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Bridge Brooklyn Build Buy Scientists Then]
The Nobel Prize, so long regarded in our science as the highest reward a man's work can earn, must bring to its recipient a most solemn sense of his debt to his fellow scientists and those of the past. Edward M. Purcell
[ Bring Debt Earn Fellow Highest His Long Man Most Must Nobel Our Past Prize Recipient Regarded Reward Science Scientists Sense Solemn Those Work]
One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid. James D. Watson
[ Also Conception Contrast Could Dull Goodly Just Mothers Narrow-Minded Newspapers Number Only Popular Realizing Scientist Scientists Stupid Successful Supported Without]
The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions. Claude Levi-Strauss
[ Answers Asks Gives Person Questions Right Scientist]
Now, that is in a way also what scientists are trying to do they're trying to get people to see that the world can be represented in an alternative way and that it's right. Jonathan Miller
[ Also Alternative Get Now Represented Right Scientists See Trying Way World]
The most wonderful discovery made by scientists is science itself. Jacob Bronowski
[ Discovery Itself Made Most Science Scientists Wonderful]
I have some friends, colleagues here at the Karolinska Institute and even in the United States and many other countries too, because we are working together as scientists. Lennart Nilsson
[ Because Colleagues Countries Even Friends Here Institute Many Other Scientists Some States Together Too United Working]
Few scientists acquainted with the chemistry of biological systems at the molecular level can avoid being inspired. Donald Cram
[ Acquainted Avoid Being Biological Chemistry Few Inspired Level Molecular Scientists Systems]
Much of Indian science seems intuitive and not bound by the rigid thinking of classical scientists. Roland Joffe
[ Bound Classical Indian Intuitive Much Rigid Science Scientists Seems Thinking]
Science fiction is no more written for scientists that ghost stories are written for ghosts. Brian Aldiss
[ Fiction Ghost Ghosts More Science Scientists Stories Written]
Poorly secured nuclear material in the former Soviet Union, or secrets from a scientist in Pakistan could help build a bomb that detonates in Paris. The poppies in Afghanistan become the heroin in Berlin. The poverty and violence in Somalia breeds the terror of tomorrow. Barack Obama
[ Afghanistan Become Berlin Bomb Breeds Build Could Former Help Material Nuclear Pakistan Paris Poorly Poppies Poverty Scientist Secrets Secured Somalia Soviet Terror Tomorrow Union Violence]
The day when the scientist, no matter how devoted, may make significant progress alone and without material help is past. This fact is most self-evident in our work. Ernest Lawrence
[ Alone Day Devoted Fact Help How Make Material Matter May Most Our Past Progress Scientist Self-Evident Significant Without Work]
Nothing leads the scientist so astray as a premature truth. Jean Rostand
[ Astray Leads Nothing Premature Scientist Truth]
The public impression is that the government, industry or the highest bidder can buy a scientist to add credibility to any message. That crucial quality of impartiality is being lost. Johnny Ball
[ Add Any Being Bidder Buy Credibility Crucial Government Highest Impartiality Impression Industry Lost Message Public Quality Scientist]
People are already self-selected by the time they've decided to become scientists. Jonathan Miller
[ Already Become Decided Scientists Time]
Words of wisdom are spoken by children at least as often as scientists. James Newman
[ Children Least Often Scientists Spoken Wisdom Words]
I had changed from being a mathematician to a practicing scientist. I was increasingly embarassed that I could no longer follow some of the more modern branches of pure mathematics. John Pople
[ Being Branches Changed Could Follow Had Increasingly Longer Mathematician Mathematics Modern More Practicing Pure Scientist Some]
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth. Marie Curie
[ Down Errors Establishing Hunt Hurry Instead Sadistic Scientists Truth]
Scientists are peeping toms at the keyhole of eternity. Arthur Koestler
[ Eternity Keyhole Peeping Scientists Toms]
I think we will see better vaccines within the next 15 years, but I'm not a scientist and am focused on the short-term - what will happen in the interim. Paul Farmer
[ Am Better Focused Happen Interim Next Scientist See Short-Term Think Vaccines Will Within Years]
I think there is value in having practising scientists as leaders of research institutions. Thomas R. Cech
[ Having Institutions Leaders Practising Research Scientists Think Value]
I feel blessed to be here representing our country and carrying out th research of scientists around the world... I hope you could feel the positive energy that beamed to the whole planet as we glided over. Laurel Clark
[ Around Beamed Blessed Carrying Could Country Energy Feel Here Hope Our Out Over Planet Positive Representing Research Scientists Whole World]
The Department of Cell Biology at Johns Hopkins was founded and directed by Tom Pollard, an engaging young scientist with remarkable energy and enthusiasm. Peter Agre
[ Biology Cell Department Directed Energy Engaging Enthusiasm Founded Hopkins Johns Remarkable Scientist Tom Young]
Indian culture certainly gives the Indian mind, including the mind of the Indian scientist, the ability to think out of the box. Roland Joffe
[ Ability Box Certainly Culture Gives Including Indian Mind Out Scientist Think]
I have learned to have more faith in the scientist than he does in himself. David Sarnoff
[ Does Faith Himself Learned More Scientist Than]
Whether you are an astronomer or a life scientist, geophysicist, or a pilot, you've got to be there because you believe you are good in your field, and you can contribute, not because you are going to get a lot of fame or whatever when you get back. Alan Shepard
[ Astronomer Back Because Believe Contribute Fame Field Get Going Good Got Life Lot Pilot Scientist Whatever Whether Your]
I'm not being evasive but I am saying I'm not a scientist and I'm not directly involved in the consultation however the science must be sound, it must be agreed and the consultation must be of a high quality or no one will have any confidence in the process. John Anderson
[ Agreed Am Any Being Confidence Consultation Directly Evasive High However Involved Must Process Quality Saying Science Scientist Sound Will]
I wanted to be a scientist. But I had no math skills. Terri Windling
[ Had Math Scientist Skills Wanted]
Happy indeed is the scientist who not only has the pleasures which I have enumerated, but who also wins the recognition of fellow scientists and of the mankind which ultimately benefits from his endeavors. Irving Langmuir
[ Also Benefits Endeavors Enumerated Fellow Happy His Indeed Mankind Only Pleasures Recognition Scientist Scientists Ultimately Which Wins]
If global cooling will come soon - scientists will lose trust. Shigenori Maruyama
[ Come Cooling Global Lose Scientists Soon Trust Will]
What the public needs to understand is that these new technologies, especially in recombinant DNA technology, allow scientists to bypass biological boundaries altogether. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Allow Altogether Biological Boundaries Bypass Dna Especially Needs New Public Scientists Technologies Technology These Understand]
It is, I think, particularly in periods of acknowledged crisis that scientists have turned to philosophical analysis as a device for unlocking the riddles of their field. Scientists have not generally needed or wanted to be philosophers. Thomas Kuhn
[ Acknowledged Analysis Crisis Device Field Generally Needed Particularly Periods Philosophers Philosophical Riddles Scientists Their Think Turned Unlocking Wanted]
Each generation of scientists stands upon the shoulders of those who have gone before. Owen Chamberlain
[ Before Each Generation Gone Scientists Shoulders Stands Those Upon]
A scientist who cannot prove what he has accomplished, has accomplished nothing. Walter Reisch
[ Accomplished Cannot Nothing Prove Scientist]
Scientists care deeply about their place in that culture, and their contribution to it. Haldan Keffer Hartline
[ Care Contribution Culture Deeply Place Scientists Their]
Through history, people look for something spiritual. The greatest scientists in the world were men of religion and faith, too. Kirstie Alley
[ Faith Greatest History Look Men Religion Scientists Something Spiritual Through Too Were World]
I do not think that there is a reputable scientist on this planet who would advocate using this technology to generate a human child as was just announced. Robert Lanza
[ Advocate Announced Child Generate Human Just Planet Reputable Scientist Technology Think Using Would]
The great Jewish scientists and philosophers of the last few generations - Spinoza, Einstein, Freud, Robert Oppenheimer and others - were natives of Europe and America. David Ben-Gurion
[ America Einstein Europe Few Freud Generations Great Jewish Last Natives Others Philosophers Robert Scientists Spinoza Were]
When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong. Arthur C. Clarke
[ Almost Certainly Distinguished Elderly Impossible Possible Probably Right Scientist Something States Very Wrong]
The most important thing about global warming is this. Whether humans are responsible for the bulk of climate change is going to be left to the scientists, but it's all of our responsibility to leave this planet in better shape for the future generations than we found it. Mike Huckabee
[ Better Bulk Change Climate Found Future Generations Global Going Humans Important Leave Left Most Our Planet Responsibility Responsible Scientists Shape Than Thing Warming Whether]
The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on to fulfillment only as we learn today from the humanities as well as from the scientists. Ruth Benedict
[ Adequate Culture Fulfillment Globe Humanities Learn Only Opposite Our Own Press Scientists Side Study Those Today Well]
Well, it seems to me a scientist has need for both vision and confidence. Harry Essex
[ Both Confidence Need Scientist Seems Vision Well]
I'm a filmmaker, not a scientist. Roland Emmerich
[ Filmmaker Scientist]
Physicists analyze systems. Web scientists, however, can create the systems. Tim Berners-Lee
[ Analyze Create However Physicists Scientists Systems Web]
A scientist worthy of his name, about all a mathematician, experiences in his work the same impression as an artist; his pleasure is as great and of the same nature. Henri Poincare
[ Artist Experiences Great His Impression Mathematician Name Nature Pleasure Same Scientist Work Worthy]
Unfortunately, Climate Science has become Political Science. It is tragic that some perhaps well-meaning but politically motivated scientists who should know better have whipped up a global frenzy about a phenomena which is statistically questionable at best. Robert H. Austin
[ Become Best Better Climate Frenzy Global Know Motivated Perhaps Phenomena Political Politically Questionable Science Scientists Should Some Statistically Tragic Unfortunately Up Well-Meaning Which Whipped]
My dear colleague James Hansen, I believe, has finally gone off the deep end... The global warming 'time bomb,' 'disastrous climate changes that spiral dynamically out of humanity's control.' These are the words of an apocalyptic prophet, not a rational scientist. Nicholas Drapela
[ Believe Bomb Changes Climate Colleague Control Dear Deep Disastrous End Finally Global Gone Humanity James Off Out Prophet Rational Scientist Spiral These Time Warming Words]
Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists; though their field-work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science. Robert Graves
[ Among Anthropologists Between Connecting Forget Language Link Made Often Peoples Poets Primitive Science Scientists Their Them Though]
Now that women are jockeys, baseball umpires, atomic scientists, and business executives, maybe someday they can master parallel parking. Bill Vaughan
[ Atomic Baseball Business Executives Master Maybe Now Parallel Parking Scientists Someday Umpires Women]
The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering how to prevent the spread of HIV and finding the cure or an effective vaccine for AIDS. Philip Emeagwali
[ Aids Any Challenge Cure Discovering Effective Finding Grand Greatest Hiv How Prevent Scientist Spread Vaccine]
Others think it the responsibility of scientists to coerce the rest of society, because they have the power that derives from special knowledge. John Charles Polanyi
[ Because Coerce Derives Knowledge Others Power Responsibility Rest Scientists Society Special Think]
The future, according to some scientists, will be exactly like the past, only far more expensive. John Sladek
[ According Exactly Expensive Far Future More Only Past Scientists Some Will]
And the program was developed in large part by behavioral scientists who were working with the military, who do everything they possibly can to measure a soldier's stress levels to see how they're doing physically and emotionally, as they go through this program. Jane Mayer
[ Behavioral Developed Doing Emotionally Everything Go How Large Levels Measure Military Part Physically Possibly Program Scientists See Soldier Stress Through Were Working]
I also think we need to maintain distinctions - the doctrine of creation is different from a scientific cosmology, and we should resist the temptation, which sometimes scientists give in to, to try to assimilate the concepts of theology to the concepts of science. John Polkinghorne
[ Also Assimilate Concepts Cosmology Creation Different Distinctions Doctrine Give Maintain Need Resist Science Scientific Scientists Should Sometimes Temptation Theology Think Try Which]
The real scientist is ready to bear privation and, if need be, starvation rather than let anyone dictate to him which direction his work must take. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
[ Anyone Bear Dictate Direction Him His Must Need Privation Rather Ready Real Scientist Starvation Take Than Which Work]
I play a scientist in a futuristic world in which 99% of the men have been wiped out. As a result, the women are nearly all homosexuals and the children are cloned. Julie Bowen
[ Been Children Cloned Futuristic Homosexuals Men Nearly Out Play Result Scientist Which Wiped Women World]
I think you will find scientists that think like you in Germany and Britain, and you will find politicians that think like Weinberger. I think the most bellicose ruling group in the Western world at the moment is the British. E. P. Thompson
[ Britain British Find Germany Group Moment Most Politicians Ruling Scientists Think Western Will World]
Some scientists use TeX or LatEX but for most people Word is the thing that writers use these days. Miguel de Icaza
[ Days Latex Most Scientists Some Tex These Thing Use Word Writers]
The theist and the scientist are rival interpreters of nature, the one retreats as the other advances. Joseph McCabe
[ Advances Interpreters Nature Other Retreats Rival Scientist Theist]
Scientists are really very conscious of the fact that they stand on the shoulders of an enormous tree of preceding workers and that their own contribution is not so enormous. Martin Fleischmann
[ Conscious Contribution Enormous Fact Own Preceding Really Scientists Shoulders Stand Their Tree Very Workers]
The athlete of today is not an athlete alone. He's the center of a team - doctors, scientists, coaches, agents and so on. Emil Zatopek
[ Agents Alone Athlete Center Coaches Doctors Scientists Team Today]
The artist does not illustrate science (but) he frequently responds to the same interests that a scientist does. Lewis Mumford
[ Artist Does Frequently Illustrate Interests Responds Same Science Scientist]
I love being a very personal singer-songwriter, but I also like being a scientist or explorer. Bjork
[ Also Being Explorer Love Personal Scientist Singer-Songwriter Very]
At Berkeley I had my first encounter with real professional scientists. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Berkeley Encounter First Had Professional Real Scientists]
Month after month, Wizard Academy equips people who want to make a difference. This is why journalists and scientists and artists and educators and business owners and advertising professionals and ministers are attracted to our little school. Roy H. Williams
[ Academy Advertising After Artists Attracted Business Difference Educators Equips Journalists Little Make Ministers Month Our Owners Professionals School Scientists Want Why Wizard]
I think that climatic changes have a natural causes according many geological data... I am very glad to sign the U.S. Senate's report of scientists against the theory of man-made global warming. Uberto Crescenti
[ According Against Am Causes Changes Climatic Data Geological Glad Global Man-Made Many Natural Report Scientists Senate Sign Theory Think Very Warming]
Scientists announced that they have located the gene for alcoholism. Scientists say they found it at a party, talking way too loudly. Conan O'Brien
[ Alcoholism Announced Found Gene Located Loudly Party Say Scientists Talking Too Way]
Scientists are very afraid of being proven wrong. Donald Johanson
[ Afraid Being Proven Scientists Very Wrong]
It is the greatest scam in history. I am amazed, appalled and highly offended by it. Global Warming; It is a scam. Some dastardly scientists with environmental and political motives manipulated long term scientific data to create an illusion of rapid global warming. John Coleman
[ Am Amazed Appalled Create Data Environmental Global Greatest Highly History Illusion Long Manipulated Motives Offended Political Rapid Scam Scientific Scientists Some Term Warming]
So, I am independently well-off and don't have to do anything, but I still do. I write books, lecture around the world, work with scientists and governments. Uri Geller
[ Am Anything Around Books Governments Independently Lecture Scientists Still Work World Write]
As scientists, we keep an open mind, but we have to base our ideas about the past on archaeological evidence. Zahi Hawass
[ Archaeological Base Evidence Ideas Keep Mind Open Our Past Scientists]
Scientists and creationists are always at odds, of course. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Always Course Creationists Odds Scientists]
My whole damn family was nice. I don't think I've imagined it. It's true. Maybe it has to do with being brought up as Christian Scientists. Half of my relatives were Readers or Practitioners in the church. Henry Fonda
[ Being Brought Christian Church Damn Family Half Imagined Maybe Nice Practitioners Readers Relatives Scientists Think True Up Were Whole]
The first thing to make clear is that scientists, freely making their own choice of problems and pursuing them in the light of their own personal judgment, are in fact co-operating as members of a closely knit organization. Michael Polanyi
[ Choice Clear Closely Fact First Freely Judgment Knit Light Make Making Members Organization Own Personal Problems Pursuing Scientists Their Them Thing]
I just wanted to be a scientist. Terrence Howard
[ Just Scientist Wanted]
As neither of these two great research scientists was able to find the solution to the mystery, it is small wonder that none of their contemporaries were able to do so either. Robert Barany
[ Able Contemporaries Either Find Great Mystery Neither None Research Scientists Small Solution Their These Two Were Wonder]
Scientists are human, they're as biased as any other group. But they do have one great advantage in that science is a self-correcting process. Cyril Ponnamperuma
[ Advantage Any Biased Great Group Human Other Process Science Scientists]
As this body of knowledge has evolved, a much more critical job for researchers and scientists has evolved into explaining and educating policy makers and the public to the risks of global warming and the possible consequences of action or of no action. John Olver
[ Action Body Consequences Critical Educating Evolved Explaining Global Into Job Knowledge Makers More Much Policy Possible Public Researchers Risks Scientists Warming]
Einstein's results again turned the tables and now very few philosophers or scientists still think that scientific knowledge is, or can be, proven knowledge. Imre Lakatos
[ Again Einstein Few Knowledge Now Philosophers Proven Results Scientific Scientists Still Tables Think Turned Very]
The scientist only imposes two things, namely truth and sincerity, imposes them upon himself and upon other scientists. Erwin Schrodinger
[ Himself Imposes Namely Only Other Scientist Scientists Sincerity Them Things Truth Two Upon]
It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians. Henrik Ibsen
[ Animals Experiments Inexcusable Journalists Make Politicians Scientists Their Them Torture]
Rocket scientists agree that we have about reached the limit of our ability to travel in space using chemical rockets. To achieve anything near the speed of light we will need a new energy source and a new propellant. Nuclear fission is not an option. Wilson Greatbatch
[ Ability Achieve Agree Anything Chemical Energy Fission Light Limit Near Need New Nuclear Option Our Reached Rocket Rockets Scientists Source Space Speed Travel Using Will]
It probably helps that my background is in the sciences and I can speak the scientists' language. David Chalmers
[ Background Helps Language Probably Sciences Scientists Speak]
And so, I was not a military test pilot, but as soon as NASA expressed an interest in flying scientists and people who were not military test pilots, that was an epiphany that just came like a stroke of lightning. Story Musgrave
[ Came Epiphany Expressed Flying Interest Just Lightning Military Nasa Pilot Pilots Scientists Soon Stroke Test Were]
A scientist should be the happiest of men. George Wald
[ Happiest Men Scientist Should]
As a scientist in the field of biological warfare defense, I have never had any reservations whatsoever about helping the anthrax investigation in any way that I could. Steven Hatfill
[ Anthrax Any Biological Could Defense Field Had Helping Investigation Never Reservations Scientist Warfare Way Whatsoever]
The book is a dialogue between The Dalai Lama and a group of scientists about how we can better handle our destructive emotions and how to overcome them. Daniel Goleman
[ Better Between Book Dalai Destructive Dialogue Emotions Group Handle How Lama Our Overcome Scientists Them]
I think that cognitive scientists would support the view that our visual system does not directly represent what is out there in the world and that our brain constructs a lot of the imagery that we believe we are seeing. Galen Rowell
[ Believe Brain Cognitive Constructs Directly Does Imagery Lot Our Out Represent Scientists Seeing Support System Think View Visual World Would]
There must be possible a fiction which, leaving sociology and case histories to the scientists, can arrive at the truth about the human condition, here and now, with all the bright magic of the fairy tale. Ralph Ellison
[ Arrive Bright Case Condition Fairy Fiction Here Histories Human Leaving Magic Must Now Possible Scientists Sociology Tale Truth Which]
Just after World War II, this country led the world in science by every way you could measure it, yet the number of scientists was a tiny proportion of what it is now. James Lovelock
[ After Could Country Every Ii Just Led Measure Now Number Proportion Science Scientists Tiny War Way World Yet]
We are driven by the usual insatiable curiosity of the scientist, and our work is a delightful game. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Curiosity Delightful Driven Game Insatiable Our Scientist Usual Work]
When a scientist is ahead of his times, it is often through misunderstanding of current, rather than intuition of future truth. In science there is never any error so gross that it won't one day, from some perspective, appear prophetic. Jean Rostand
[ Ahead Any Appear Current Day Error Future Gross His Intuition Misunderstanding Never Often Perspective Prophetic Rather Science Scientist Some Than Through Times Truth Won]
When I am in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake into a drawing room full of dukes. W. H. Auden
[ Am Company Curate Drawing Dukes Feel Full Into Mistake Room Scientists Shabby Strayed]
You see, I am a very conventional scientist, really. Martin Fleischmann
[ Am Conventional Really Scientist See Very]
Scientists worldwide agree that the reduction needed to stabilize the climate is actually more like 80 percent. Donella Meadows Science
[ Actually Agree Climate More Needed Percent Reduction Scientists Stabilize Worldwide]
My goal was to develop into an independent research scientist studying clinical problems at the laboratory bench, but I felt that postgraduate residency training in internal medicine was necessary. Peter Agre
[ Bench Clinical Develop Felt Goal Independent Internal Into Laboratory Medicine Necessary Problems Research Residency Scientist Studying Training]
Scientists are always skeptics. Donald Norman
[ Always Scientists Skeptics]
I was going to be a scientist. Ben Okri
[ Going Scientist]
Al Gore is not just whistling in the wind. Global warming is for real. Every scientist knows that now, and we are on our way to the destruction of every species on earth, if we don't pay attention and reverse our course. Theodore C. Sorensen
[ Al Attention Course Destruction Earth Every Global Gore Just Knows Now Our Pay Real Reverse Scientist Species Warming Way Whistling Wind]
To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher. Arthur Holly Compton
[ Achievement Also Civilization Cooperation Implicit Make Moral Philosopher Religious Science Scientist Source Strength Teacher Will]
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used a telephone, used a library, talked with a scientist, and was shown a computer for the first time in my life. Philip Emeagwali
[ Airport Arrived Computer During First Library Life Saw Scientist Shown States Talked Telephone Time United Used Week]
The AEC had at its command an army of highly skilled scientists. Barry Commoner
[ Army Command Had Highly Scientists Skilled]
Sure, science involves trial and error. Scientists refine theories each day. But as they do, they help us grasp more clearly the wonders of the world and the universe. Tony Snow
[ Clearly Day Each Error Grasp Help Involves More Refine Science Scientists Sure Theories Trial Universe Us Wonders World]
I'm a medical doctor and a biomedical scientist. Steven Hatfill
[ Biomedical Doctor Medical Scientist]
The conception that, instead of this, contemporary society is at or near a turning point is very prominent in the views of a school of social scientists who, though they are still comparatively few, are getting more and more of a hearing. Talcott Parsons
[ Comparatively Conception Contemporary Few Getting Hearing Instead More Near Point Prominent School Scientists Social Society Still Though Turning Very Views]
Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists agrees on something or other, reach for your wallet, because you're being had. Michael Crichton
[ Agrees Because Being Consensus Had Hear Other Reach Scientists Something Wallet Whenever Your]
Though neglectful of their responsibility to protect science, scientists are increasingly aware of their responsibility to society. John Charles Polanyi
[ Aware Increasingly Protect Responsibility Science Scientists Society Their Though]
The key fact missed most often by social scientists utilizing documentary films for data, is this: documentary films are not found or reported things; they're made things. Bruce Jackson
[ Data Documentary Fact Films Found Key Made Missed Most Often Reported Scientists Social Things Utilizing]
However, I believe that it would be difficult to have legitimate scientists agree to participate. James Randi
[ Agree Believe Difficult However Legitimate Participate Scientists Would]
It is impossible to devise a scientific experiment to describe the creation process, or even to ascertain whether such a process can take place. The Creator does not create at the whim of a scientist. Henry M. Morris
[ Ascertain Create Creation Creator Describe Devise Does Even Experiment Impossible Place Process Scientific Scientist Such Take Whether Whim]
I am sure my fellow-scientists will agree with me if I say that whatever we were able to achieve in our later years had its origin in the experiences of our youth and in the hopes and wishes which were formed before and during our time as students. Felix Bloch
[ Able Achieve Agree Am Before During Experiences Formed Had Hopes Later Origin Our Say Students Sure Time Were Whatever Which Will Wishes Years Youth]
The positive heuristic of the programme saves the scientist from becoming confused by the ocean of anomalies. Imre Lakatos
[ Becoming Confused Heuristic Ocean Positive Programme Saves Scientist]
The frontier orbital approach was further developed in various directions by my own group and many other scientists, both theoretical and experimental. Kenichi Fukui
[ Approach Both Developed Directions Experimental Frontier Further Group Many Other Own Scientists Theoretical Various]
The pure natural scientist is liable to forget that minds exist, and that if it were not for them he could neither know nor act on physical objects. Charles D. Broad
[ Act Could Exist Forget Know Liable Minds Natural Neither Nor Objects Physical Pure Scientist Them Were]
No doubt it is true that science cannot study God, but it hardly follows that God had to keep a safe distance from everything that scientists want to study. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Cannot Distance Doubt Everything Follows God Had Hardly Keep Safe Science Scientists Study True Want]
If you put somebody on a crack pipe and give them a 9 mm Baretta, you don't have to be a rocket scientist to figure out what's going to happen next. James Lee Burke
[ Crack Figure Give Going Happen Mm Next Out Pipe Put Rocket Scientist Somebody Them]
The interpretation of facts in a certain way stimulates other scientists' thoughts. Robert Barany
[ Certain Facts Interpretation Other Scientists Stimulates Thoughts Way]
Some of the FDA's own scientists have charged that politics, not science, is behind the FDA's actions. Joseph Crowley
[ Actions Behind Charged Fda Own Politics Science Scientists Some]
Under normal conditions the research scientist is not an innovator but a solver of puzzles, and the puzzles upon which he concentrates are just those which he believes can be both stated and solved within the existing scientific tradition. Thomas Kuhn
[ Believes Both Concentrates Conditions Existing Innovator Just Normal Puzzles Research Scientific Scientist Solved Stated Those Tradition Under Upon Which Within]
It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist usually is in the work of any other, with the possible exception of the teacher who backs him or the student who honors him. Jean Rostand
[ Any Backs Easy Exception Him Honors How Imagine Interested Little Other Possible Scientist Student Teacher Usually Work]
Some dreamers demand that scientists only discover things that can be used for good. John Charles Polanyi Science
[ Demand Discover Dreamers Good Only Scientists Some Things Used]
If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible, he is almost certainly right; but if he says that it is impossible, he is very probably wrong. Arthur C. Clarke Science
[ Almost Certainly Distinguished Elderly Impossible Possible Probably Right Says Scientist Something Very Wrong]
It is a good morning exercise for a research scientist to discard a pet hypothesis every day before breakfast. It keeps him young. Konrad Lorenz Science
[ Before Breakfast Day Discard Every Exercise Good Him Hypothesis Keeps Morning Pet Research Scientist Young]
The scientist is a lover of truth for the very love of truth itself, wherever it may lead. Luther Burbank
[ Itself Lead Love Lover May Scientist Truth Very Wherever]
Originally, in the early eighties, the drug hypothesis was among the first which occurred to scientists. Serge Lang
[ Among Early Eighties First Hypothesis Occurred Originally Scientists Which]
A large fraction of the most interesting scientists have read a lot of SF at one time or another, either early enough that it may have played a part in their becoming scientists or at some later date just because they liked the ideas. Frederik Pohl
[ Another Because Becoming Date Early Either Enough Fraction Ideas Interesting Just Large Later Liked Lot May Most Part Played Read Scientists Sf Some Their Time]
The intellectual takes as a starting point his self and relates the world to his own sensibilities; the scientist accepts an existing field of knowledge and seeks to map out the unexplored terrain. Daniel Bell
[ Accepts Existing Field His Intellectual Knowledge Map Out Own Point Relates Scientist Seeks Self Sensibilities Starting Takes Terrain Unexplored World]
Everybody's a mad scientist, and life is their lab. We're all trying to experiment to find a way to live, to solve problems, to fend off madness and chaos. David Cronenberg
[ Chaos Everybody Experiment Fend Find Lab Life Live Mad Madness Off Problems Scientist Solve Their Trying Way]
Facts are the air of scientists. Without them you can never fly. Linus Pauling Science
[ Air Facts Fly Never Scientists Them Without]
I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours. John F. Kennedy Technology
[ Advanced Am Because Extinct Life More Much Other Ours Planets Point Say Scientists Sorry Than Their Too Were]
In my grandfather's lab, scientists did independent research, and peers reviewed and commented on its merits. Politics, he taught me, had no place in the scientific process. Tammy Baldwin
[ Commented Did Grandfather Had Independent Lab Merits Peers Place Politics Process Research Reviewed Scientific Scientists Taught]
That was the first major social sciences conference at which social scientists from all cultures wanted to reach a consensus on whether we can continue to pursue a national course in the social sciences or whether we need a cosmopolitan path that also connects us in a new way. Ulrich Beck
[ Also Conference Connects Consensus Continue Cosmopolitan Course Cultures First Major National Need New Path Pursue Reach Sciences Scientists Social Us Wanted Way Whether Which]
Using adult stem cells drawn from bone marrow and umbilical cord blood system cells, scientists have discovered new treatments for scores of diseases and conditions such as Parkinson's disease, juvenile diabetes, and spinal cord injuries. Nathan Deal
[ Adult Blood Bone Cells Conditions Cord Diabetes Discovered Disease Diseases Drawn Injuries Juvenile Marrow New Parkinson Scientists Scores Spinal Stem Such System Treatments Umbilical Using]
I visited a scientist who had a helmet with magnetic fields controlled by computer sequences that could profoundly affect your mood and your perceptions. Douglas Trumbull
[ Affect Computer Controlled Could Fields Had Helmet Magnetic Mood Perceptions Profoundly Scientist Sequences Visited Your]
If Baltimore's view, that scientists who do not take the words of authorities are far removed from the ordinary behavior of scientists, prevails in the scientific community, then something fundamental, very serious, and very disturbing is happening to the scientific community. Serge Lang
[ Authorities Baltimore Behavior Community Disturbing Far Fundamental Happening Ordinary Prevails Removed Scientific Scientists Serious Something Take Then Very View Words]
My title is intended to suggest that the community of scientists is organized in a way which resembles certain features of a body politic and works according to economic principles similar to those by which the production of material goods is regulated. Michael Polanyi
[ According Body Certain Community Economic Features Goods Intended Material Organized Politic Principles Production Regulated Resembles Scientists Similar Suggest Those Title Way Which Works]
Scientists tend to be skeptical, but the weakness of the community of science is that it tends to move into preformed establishment modes that say this is the only way of doing science, the only valid view. Walter Gilbert
[ Community Doing Establishment Into Modes Move Only Say Science Scientists Skeptical Tend Tends Valid View Way Weakness]
When the honour is given to that scientist personally the happiness is sweet indeed. Science is, on the whole, an informal activity, a life of shirt sleeves and coffee served in beakers. George Porter
[ Activity Coffee Given Happiness Honour Indeed Informal Life Personally Science Scientist Served Shirt Sleeves Sweet Whole]
In Massachusetts, scientists have created the first human clone. The bad thing is that in thirty years, the clone will still be depressed because the Boston Red Sox will still have not won a World Series. Craig Kilborn
[ Bad Because Boston Clone Created Depressed First Human Massachusetts Red Scientists Series Sox Still Thing Thirty Will Won World Years]
Without imagination we can go nowhere. And imagination is not restricted to the arts. Every scientist I have met who has been a success has had to imagine. Rita Dove
[ Arts Been Every Go Had Imagination Imagine Met Nowhere Restricted Scientist Success Without]
Although reading the classics in Latin in school may be not as fulfilling as it would be at a more mature age, few scientists can afford the time for such diversion later in life. George Andrew Olah
[ Afford Age Although Classics Diversion Few Fulfilling Later Latin Life Mature May More Reading School Scientists Such Time Would]
A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering. Freeman Dyson
[ Design Donnas Engineer Engineering Few Good Ideas Makes Original Person Possible Prima Scientist Works]
If we do discover a complete theory, it should be in time understandable in broad principle by everyone. Then we shall all, philosophers, scientists, and just ordinary people be able to take part in the discussion of why we and the universe exist. Stephen Hawking
[ Able Broad Complete Discover Discussion Everyone Exist Just Ordinary Part Philosophers Principle Scientists Shall Should Take Then Theory Time Understandable Universe Why]
It is frequently the tragedy of the great artist, as it is of the great scientist, that he frightens the ordinary man. Loren Eiseley
[ Artist Frequently Frightens Great Man Ordinary Scientist Tragedy]
I recognized that teaching and research institutions vitally depend on the involvement of active scientists also in management functions. Richard Ernst
[ Active Also Depend Functions Institutions Involvement Management Recognized Research Scientists Teaching Vitally]
The scientists often have more unfettered imaginations than current philosophers do. Relativity theory came as a complete surprise to philosophers, and so did quantum mechanics, and so did other things. Robert Nozick
[ Came Complete Current Did Imaginations Mechanics More Often Other Philosophers Quantum Relativity Scientists Surprise Than Theory Things Unfettered]
In 1947 I defended my thesis on nuclear physics, and in 1948 I was included in a group of research scientists whose task was to develop nuclear weapons. Andrei Sakharov
[ Defended Develop Group Included Nuclear Physics Research Scientists Task Thesis Weapons Whose]
Scientists - the crowd that for dash and style make the general public look like the Bloomsbury set. Fran Lebowitz
[ Crowd Dash General Look Make Public Scientists Set Style]
Scientists dream about doing great things. Engineers do them. James A. Michener
[ Doing Dream Engineers Great Scientists Them Things]
Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution. Theodosius Dobzhansky
[ Arrange Compelling Could Discover Enough Facts Faith Naive Often Only Problem Scientists Solution Somehow Themselves These True Would]
Of course, Einstein was a very great scientist indeed, and I have enormous respect for him, and great admiration for the discoveries he made. But he was very committed to a view of the objectivity of the physical world. John Polkinghorne
[ Admiration Committed Course Discoveries Einstein Enormous Great Him Indeed Made Objectivity Physical Respect Scientist Very View World]
Let's be clear: the work of science has nothing whatever to do with consensus which is the business of politics. What is relevant is reproducible results. The greatest scientists in history are great precisely because they broke with the consensus. Timothy R. Minnich
[ Because Broke Business Clear Consensus Great Greatest History Nothing Politics Precisely Relevant Results Science Scientists Whatever Which Work]
We think that it is the best scientists working in the frontier fields of science who are best able to judge what is good and what is bad - if any - in the application of their scientific research. Kenichi Fukui
[ Able Any Application Bad Best Fields Frontier Good Judge Research Science Scientific Scientists Their Think Working]
I seem to be thinking rationally again in the style that is characteristic of scientists. However, this is not entirely a matter of joy as if someone returned from physical disability to good physical health. John Forbes Nash, Jr.
[ Again Characteristic Disability Entirely Good Health However Joy Matter Physical Rationally Returned Scientists Seem Someone Style Thinking]
It is characteristic of science that the full explanations are often seized in their essence by the percipient scientist long in advance of any possible proof. John Desmond Bernal
[ Advance Any Characteristic Essence Explanations Full Long Often Possible Proof Science Scientist Seized Their]
In fact what I would like to see is thousands of computer scientists let loose to do whatever they want. That's what really advances the field. Donald Knuth
[ Advances Computer Fact Field Loose Really Scientists See Thousands Want Whatever Would]
Scientists across the globe are catching on - global warming is not real science. There is a sucker born every minute who believes in it, and Al Gore is playing the role of P.T. Barnum. Max S. Strozier
[ Across Al Believes Born Catching Every Global Globe Gore Minute Playing Real Role Science Scientists Sucker Warming]
Scientists have stated that embryonic stem cells provide the best opportunity for devising unique treatments of these serious diseases since, unlike adult stem cells, they may be induced to develop into any type of cell. Eliot Engel
[ Adult Any Best Cell Cells Develop Devising Diseases Embryonic Induced Into May Opportunity Provide Scientists Serious Since Stated Stem These Treatments Type Unique Unlike]
Not so the scientist. The very essence of his life is the service of truth. Franz Boas
[ Essence His Life Scientist Service Truth Very]
I am optimistic globally. So many scientists are working frantically on the reparation of our planet. Steve Irwin
[ Am Frantically Globally Many Optimistic Our Planet Scientists Working]
The combined results of several people working together is often much more effective than could be that of an individual scientist working alone. John Bardeen
[ Alone Combined Could Effective Individual More Much Often Results Scientist Several Than Together Working]
The problem with allowing God a role in the history of life is not that science would cease, but rather that scientists would have to acknowledge the existence of something important which is outside the boundaries of natural science. Phillip E. Johnson
[ Acknowledge Allowing Boundaries Cease Existence God History Important Life Natural Outside Problem Rather Role Science Scientists Something Which Would]
A scientist is an unlikely character to put at the center of a movie. Bill Condon
[ Center Character Movie Put Scientist Unlikely]
Scientists have proven that it's impossible to long-jump 30 feet, but I don't listen to that kind of talk. Thoughts like that have a way of sinking into your feet. Carl Lewis
[ Feet Impossible Into Kind Listen Proven Scientists Sinking Talk Thoughts Way Your]
Touch a scientist and you touch a child. Ray Bradbury Science
[ Child Scientist Touch]
When I find myself in the company of scientists, I feel like a shabby curate who has strayed by mistake into a room full of dukes. W. H. Auden Science
[ Company Curate Dukes Feel Find Full Into Mistake Myself Room Scientists Shabby Strayed]
Being in an area of the planet where scientists believe mankind started is quite amazing. Jan de Bont
[ Amazing Area Being Believe Mankind Planet Quite Scientists Started Where]
Literature and philosophy both allow past idols to be resurrected with a frequency which would be truly distressing to a sober scientist. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Allow Both Distressing Frequency Idols Literature Past Philosophy Resurrected Scientist Sober Truly Which Would]
The scientists who do climate research understand that much of the ever increasing concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere since 1850 must be attributed to burning those fossil fuels to produce the energy that drives industrialization. John Olver
[ Atmosphere Attributed Burning Climate Co2 Concentration Drives Energy Ever Fossil Fuels Increasing Industrialization Much Must Produce Research Scientists Since Those Understand]
The moral issue here is whether the United States Congress is going to stand in the way of science and preclude scientists from doing lifesaving research. Rosa DeLauro
[ Congress Doing Going Here Issue Moral Preclude Research Science Scientists Stand States United Way Whether]
Today's scientists have substituted mathematics for experiments, and they wander off through equation after equation, and eventually build a structure which has no relation to reality. Nikola Tesla
[ After Build Equation Eventually Experiments Mathematics Off Reality Relation Scientists Structure Substituted Through Today Wander Which]
A scientist lives with all reality. There is nothing better. George Wald
[ Better Lives Nothing Reality Scientist]
The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance - the idea that anything is possible. Ray Bradbury Science
[ Anything Begins Best Experience Idea Open Possible Romance Scientist]
My father was a soil scientist with the Geological Survey. Jim Fowler
[ Father Geological Scientist Soil Survey]
Dissent is the native activity of the scientist, and it has got him into a good deal of trouble in the last years. But if that is cut off, what is left will not be a scientist. And I doubt whether it will be a man. Jacob Bronowski
[ Activity Cut Deal Dissent Doubt Good Got Him Into Last Left Man Native Off Scientist Trouble Whether Will Years]
There comes a time when every scientist, even God, has to write off an experiment. P. D. James
[ Comes Even Every Experiment God Off Scientist Time Write]
To the scientist there is the joy in pursuing truth which nearly counteracts the depressing revelations of truth. H. P. Lovecraft
[ Depressing Joy Nearly Pursuing Revelations Scientist Truth Which]
Science, almost from its beginnings, has been truly international in character. National prejudices disappear completely in the scientist's search for truth. Irving Langmuir
[ Almost Been Beginnings Character Completely Disappear International National Prejudices Science Scientist Search Truly Truth]
What the poor, the weak, and the inarticulate desperately require is power, organization, and a sense of identity and purpose, not rarefied advice of political scientists. Paul Wellstone
[ Advice Desperately Identity Inarticulate Organization Political Poor Power Purpose Rarefied Require Scientists Sense Weak]
It is obvious that anything a scientist discovers or invents is based on previous discoveries and inventions. The same applies to the arts. Lukas Foss
[ Anything Applies Arts Based Discoveries Discovers Inventions Invents Obvious Previous Same Scientist]
I'm a political scientist and I study these things, and I know that economic problems, with the rising unemployment and inflation and low productivity and so forth, were a factor in that election, in that defeat of President Carter. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ Carter Defeat Economic Election Factor Forth Inflation Know Low Political President Problems Productivity Rising Scientist Study These Things Unemployment Were]
I always felt that a scientist owes the world only one thing, and that is the truth as he sees it. Hans Eysenck
[ Always Felt Only Owes Scientist Sees Thing Truth World]
You know as a scientist that both were developed completely independently of each other in the laboratories. And only afterward were the political situations contrived out of which they could be justified. E. P. Thompson
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I appeal to my fellow scientists to remember their responsibility to humanity. Joseph Rotblat
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If they don't depend on true evidence, scientists are no better than gossips. Penelope Fitzgerald
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The data which is used to date for making the conclusions and predictions on global warming are so rough and primitive, compared to what's needed, and so unreliable that they are not even worth mentioning by respectful scientists. Gregory W. Moore
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As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope. Ursula K. LeGuin
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And yet I would not freely exchange my science for those of my fellow laureates. They are forever confined in their professional discussions to the small numbers of their fellow scientists. George Stigler
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Dad and mom would have preferred that I be a doctor, a lawyer, a scientist, or a great humanitarian. Levon Helm
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The scientists of today think deeply instead of clearly. One must be sane to think clearly, but one can think deeply and be quite insane. Nikola Tesla
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Our assessment of socio-economic worth is largely a sham. We scientists should not lend ourselves to it - though we routinely do. We should, instead, insist on applying the criterion of quality. John Charles Polanyi
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The only people who have the long view are some scientists and some science fiction writers. Sheri S. Tepper
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I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy. Richard P. Feynman
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The scientist rigorously defends his right to be ignorant of almost everything except his specialty. Marshall McLuhan
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I believe scientists have a duty to share the excitement and pleasure of their work with the general public, and I enjoy the challenge of presenting difficult ideas in an understandable way. Antony Hewish
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Just because scientists have the knowledge to do it, the technology to do it, and some may even have a financial motive or other incentive to do it, does not make it right. Nathan Deal
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Scientists under all forms of government must be able to participate fully in international efforts. Kenneth G. Wilson
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As a scientist, my attention became totally focused on global warming some 15 years ago by the elegant and powerful measurements of carbon dioxide trapped in ice cores taken as much as 2 miles deep from the great East Antarctica ice sheet. John Olver
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Rather than being an interpreter, the scientist who embraces a new paradigm is like the man wearing inverting lenses. Thomas Kuhn
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