Found 95 quotes starting with SC:

Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.
– Oscar Wilde
Scandal is merely the compassionate allowance which the gay make to the humdrum. Think how many blameless lives are brightened by the blazing indiscretions of other people.
– Saki
Scandisk is now checking your hard disk. You can start praying.
– Anonymous
SCCS is the source-code motel -- your code checks in but it never checks out.
– Ken Thompson
Scent is the soul of flowers, and sea flowers, as splendid as they may be, have no soul!
– Jules Verne, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Chapter 34
Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair.
– Ronald David Laing
Scholars of the highest class, when they hear about the Tao...
– Laozi
Scholarship except by accident is never the measure of a person's power.
– Josiah Gilbert Holland
School days are the unhappiest in the whole span of human existence. They are full of dull, unintelligible tasks, new and unpleasant ordinances, with brutal violations of common sense and common decency.
– Henry Louis Mencken
Schrodinger's Cat is a classic example of Paradox, in my view. In actuality, it was a Gedankenexperiment or a Thought Experiment, created by Austrian Physicist Erwin Schrodinger in 1935. Not many folks are probably aware that Schrodinger himself called that experiment “a ridiculous case.” Here’s the "Schrodinger's Cat" in Schrodinger's own words: “A cat is penned up in a steel chamber, along with the following device (which must be secured against direct interference by the cat): In a Geiger Counter, there is a tiny bit of radioactive substance, so small, that perhaps in the course of the hour one of the atoms decays, but also, with equal probability, perhaps none. If it (i.e. decay) happens, the Geiger Counter discharges and through a relay releases a hammer that shatters a small flask of Hydrogen Cyanide. If one has left this entire system to itself for an hour, one would say that the cat still lives if meanwhile no atom has (undergone) radioactive decay.” So you see, the cat's life or death truly depends on the formation of a subatomic alpha particle that triggers off the avalanche of electrons in the Geiger Counter. There is an equal probability that it may not happen, and hence the cat should remain both alive and dead per Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics. Philosophically speaking, Human Life is full of paradoxes, and we often find that the uncertainties therein bear a startling resemblance with Schrodinger's Cat experiment. The total randomness of events that shape our human lives, and determinedly control the outcome (i.e. future) can be extremely perplexing and equally thought-provoking as Schrodinger's Cat experiment....a pre-written and pre-destined Reductio ad absurdum perhaps!
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
Science ... warns me to be careful how I adopt a view which jumps with my preconceptions, and to require stronger evidence for such belief than for one to which I was previously hostile. My business is to teach my aspirations to conform themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations.
– Thomas Huxley
Science advances through tentative answers to a series of more and more subtle questions which reach deeper and deeper into the essence of natural phenomena.
– Louis Pasteur
Science and religion no more contradict each other than light and electricity.
– William Hiram Foulkes
Science and technology multiply around us. To an increasing extent they dictate the languages in which we speak and think. Either we use those languages, or we remain mute.
– J. G. Ballard
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
Science is Christian, not when it condemns itself to the letter of things, but when, in the infinitely little, it discovers as many mysteries and as much depth and power as in the infinitely great.
– Edgar Quinet
Science is facts just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
– Henri Poincare
Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.
– Henri Poincare
Science is feasible when the variables are few and can be enumerated; when their combinations are distinct and clear. We are tending toward the condition of science and aspiring to do it. The artist works out his own formulas; the interest of science lies in the art of making science.
– Paul Valéry
Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know.
– Joseph Roux
Science is going to build a base on the Moon! This is a very necessary and a very possible mission! Start and finish! Thousands of problems will arise in this mission, thousands of solutions will be found! Start and finish! Moon is a good hole to enter the blood vessels of the universe. Start and finish!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science is not a sacred cow. Science is a horse. Don't worship it. Feed it.
– Aubrey Eben
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
– Carl Sagan
Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
– George Santayana
Science is nothing but perception.
– Plato
Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense, differing from the latter only as a veteran may differ from a raw recruit and its methods differ from those of common sense only as far as the guardsman's cut and thrust differ from the manner in which a savage wields his club.
– Thomas Huxley
Science is nothing but trained and organized common sense.
– Thomas Huxley
Science is one thing, wisdom is another. Science is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingers.
– Sir Arthur Eddington
Science is organized knowledge.
– Herbert Spencer
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
– Immanuel Kant
Science is our only hope to be the 'Holy Rope' tying man to the existence.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science is the father of war and Nature is the mother of peace.
– Vikrant Parsai
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
– Adam Smith
Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.
– Thomas Hobbes
Science is the most reliable guide in life.
– M.K. Ataturk
Science is the Noah’s Ark very itself! Seek no other vessel!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science is the only true guide in life.
– Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, Founder of modern Turkey 22.09.1924
Science is the only truth and it is the great lie. It knows nothing, and people think it knows everything. It is misrepresented. People think that science is electricity, automobilism, and dirigible balloons. It is something very different. It is life devouring itself. It is the sensibility transformed into intelligence. It is the need to know stifling the need to live. It is the genius of knowledge vivisecting the vital genius.
– Remy de Gourmont
Science is the record of dead religions.
– Oscar Wilde
Science is the refusal to believe on the basis of hope.
– Carrie P. Snow
Science is the search for truth - it is not a game in which one tries to beat his opponent, to do harm to others. We need to have the spirit of science in international affairs, to make the conduct of international affairs the effort to find t he right solution, the just solution of international problems, not the effort by each nation to get the better of other nations, to do harm to them when it is possible.
– Linus Pauling, No More War!
Science is the tongue in the mouth of the Universe; it is destined to know every little corner of the cosmos.
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science is to see what everyone else has seen but think what no one else has thought.
– Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer. Art is everything else we do.
– Donald Knuth
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.
– Louis Pasteur
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence.
– Louis Pasteur
Science knows only one commandment -- contribute to science.
– Bertolt Brecht
Science may have found a cure for most evils but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
– Helen Keller
Science may have found a cure for most evils, but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all--the apathy of human beings.
– Helen Keller
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings.
– Helen Keller, My Religion, 1927
Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all- the apathy of human beings.
– Hellen Keller
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
– Bertrand Russell
Science of happiness lies in our understanding. The secrets of happiness lie in our capacity to expand our heart.
– Amit Ray
Science rests on reason and experiment, and can meet an opponent with calmness; but a belief is always sensitive.
– James Anthony Froude
Science says 'We must live,' and seeks the means of prolonging, increasing, facilitating and amplifying life, of making it tolerable and acceptable, wisdom says 'We must die,' and seeks how to make us die well.
– Socrates
Science says that there are many more universes apart from ours. In that case, even when we think universally, we still think locally!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Science when well digested is nothing but good sense and reason.
– Stanislaw I. Leszczynski
Science when well-digested is nothing but good sense and reason.
– Stanilaus
Science will always give answer to the first question but refuses to the last one.
– Vikrant Parsai
Science without math is religion
– Eric T. Paulsen
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
– Albert Einstein
Science would be ruined if (like sports) it were to put competition above everything else, and if it were to clarify the rules of competition by withdrawing entirely into narrowly defined specialties. The rare scholars who are nomads-by-choice are essential to the intellectual welfare of the settled disciplines.
– Benoit Mandelbrot
Science, which cuts its way through the muddy pond of daily life without mingling with it, casts its wealth to right and left, but the puny boatmen do not know how to fish for it.
– Alexander Herzen
Scientists are peeping toms at the keyhole of eternity.
– Arthur Koestler
Scientists are the easiest to fool. They think in straight, predictable, directable, and therefore misdirectable, lines. The only world they know is the one where everything has a logical explanation and things are what they appear to be. Children and conjurors - they terrify me. Scientists are no problem against them I feel quite confident.
– James P. Hogan
Scientists are the easiest to fool. They think in straight, predictable, directable, and therefore misdirectable, lines. The only world they know is the one where everything has a logical explanation and things are what they appear to be. Children and conjurors--they terrify me. Scientists are no problem; against them I feel quite confident.
– Zambendorf, _Code of the Lifemaker_ by James P. Hogan
Scorching my seared heart with a pain, not hell shall make me fear again.
– Edgar Allan Poe, Tamerlane, Part II
Scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.
– American Proverb
Scratch yourself with your own nails; always do your own business, and when you intend asking for a service, go to a person who can appreciate your merit.
– Arabic Proverb
Screenwriters? Schmucks with Underwoods.
– Jack Warner
Sculpture is the best comment that a painter can make on painting.
– Pablo Picasso

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