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Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response. Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits, values, expectations, dreams. The dialectic between past and future will continue to form our lives.
– Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
Science at best is not wisdom it is knowledge. Wisdom is knowledge tempered with judgment.
– Lord Ritchie-Calder
Science can be introduced to children well or poorly. If poorly, children can be turned away from science; they can develop a lifelong antipathy; they will be in a far worse condition than if they had never been introduced to science at all.
– Isaac Asimov
Science can destroy religion by ignoring it as well as by disproving its tenets. No one ever demonstrated, so far as I am aware, the non-existence of Zeus or Thor - but they have few followers now.
– Arthur C. Clarke
Science can purify religion from error and superstition. Religion can purify science from idolatry and false absolutes.
– Pope John Paul II (Karol Wojtyla), James Reston, Galileo, A Life, HarperCollins, NY, 1994, p 461.
Science cannot resolve moral conflicts, but it can help to more accurately frame the debates about those conflicts.
– John Owen
Science cannot stop while ethics catches up -- and nobody should expect scientists to do all the thinking for the country.
– Elvin Stackman
Science comits suicide when it adopts a creed.
– Thomas H. Huxley
Science conducts us, step by step, through the whole range of creation, until we arrive, at length, at God.
– Marguerite de Valois
Science does not know its debt to imagination. Goethe did not believe that a great naturalist could exist without this faculty.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.
– Isaac Asimov
Science has done more for the development of western civilization in one hundred years than Christianity did in eighteen hundred years.
– John Burroughs
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
– Edgar Allan Poe
Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof.
– Ashley Montague
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws - a thing which can never be demonstrated
– Tyron Edwards
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated.
– Tryon Edwards
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge.
– Alexis Carrel
Science is a cemetery of dead ideas.
– Miguel de Unamuno
Science is a differential equation. Religion is a boundary condition.
– Alan Turing
Science is a first-rate piece of furniture for a man's upper chamber, if he has common sense on the ground floor.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Science is a mechanism, a way of trying to improve your knowledge of nature. It's a system for testing your thoughts against the universe, and seeing whether they match.
– Isaac Asimov
Science is a seagull, it knows the sky; it is a squirrel, it knows the forest; it is a mole, it knows the underground; it is a dolphin, it knows the ocean! Science is a multi-talented creature!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
– Albert Einstein
Science is but an image of the truth.
– Francis Bacon
Science is but the statement of truth found out.
– Coley

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