Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Scientists Quotes

I hope you find great value in these Quotes about Scientists from my large collection of inspirational quotes and motivational sayings.

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

Related topics: Science

Some dreamers demand that scientists only discover
things that can be used for good.
- John Charles Polanyi

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

Facts are the air of scientists.
Without them you can never fly.
- Linus Pauling

 

I am not a scientist.
I am, rather, an impresario of scientists.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

Scientists worldwide agree that the reduction needed
to stabilize the climate is actually more like 80 percent.
- Donella Meadows

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

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


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

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

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

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

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

The most wonderful discovery made by scientists is science itself.
- Jacob Bronowski

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

Scientists and scholars should constitute themselves
as an international NGO of exceptional authority.
- John Charles Polanyi

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

Scientists care deeply about their place in that culture,
and their contribution to it.
- Haldan Keffer Hartline

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

It probably helps that my background is in the sciences
and I can speak the scientists' language.
- David Chalmers

Whenever you hear the consensus of scientists agrees on something or other,
reach for your wallet, because you're being had.
- Michael Crichton

However, I believe that it would be difficult to have
legitimate scientists agree to participate.
- James Randi

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

Scientists dream about doing great things.
Engineers do them.
- James A. Michener

A lot of high-level scientists are in fact people of
almost universal interest.
- Jonathan Miller

Scientists - the crowd that for dash and style make
the general public look like the Bloomsbury set.
- Fran Lebowitz

People are already self-selected by the time they've
decided to become scientists.
- Jonathan Miller

Scientists now believe that the primary biological
function of breasts is to make males stupid.
- Dave Barry

As it turns out, social scientists have established
only one fact about single women's mental health:
employment improves it.
- Susan Faludi

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

Some scientists use TeX or LatEX but for most people
Word is the thing that writers use these days.
- Miguel de Icaza

Originally, in the early eighties, the drug hypothesis
was among the first which occurred to scientists.
- Serge Lang

Scientists are always skeptics.
- Donald Norman

Scientists are peeping toms at the keyhole of eternity.
- Arthur Koestler

Physicists analyze systems.
Web scientists, however, can create the systems.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Theories of love are found in the works of scientists,
philosophers, and theologians.
- Mortimer Adler

If global cooling will come soon - scientists will lose trust.
- Shigenori Maruyama

Whatever the scientists may say, if we take the supernatural out of life,
we leave only the unnatural.
- Amelia Barr

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

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

The interpretation of facts in a certain way stimulates
other scientists' thoughts.
- Robert Barany

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

The Church does not pretend to be scientists.
It teaches based upon what science tells it.
- Wellington Mara

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

Each generation of scientists stands upon the shoulders
of those who have gone before.
- Owen Chamberlain

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

Scientists are people who build the Brooklyn Bridge and then buy it.
- William F. Buckley, Jr.

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

As scientists, we keep an open mind,
but we have to base our ideas about the past on archaeological evidence.
- Zahi Hawass

I am optimistic globally.
So many scientists are working frantically on the reparation of our planet.
- Steve Irwin

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

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

I thought I would reflect here on a theme most scientists enjoy recalling:
the part luck played in their accomplishments.
- Edmond H. Fischer

The future, according to some scientists,
will be exactly like the past, only far more expensive.
- John Sladek

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

It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals;
let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.
- Henrik Ibsen

Much of Indian science seems intuitive and not bound
by the rigid thinking of classical scientists.
- Roland Joffe

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

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

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

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

Words of wisdom are spoken by children at least as often as scientists.
- James Newman

Scientists under all forms of government must be able
to participate fully in international efforts.
- Kenneth G. Wilson

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

Few scientists acquainted with the chemistry of biological
systems at the molecular level can avoid being inspired.
- Donald Cram

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

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

He was a crystal of morality among our scientists.
- Nikita Khrushchev

Through history, people look for something spiritual.
The greatest scientists in the world were men of religion and faith,
too.
- Kirstie Alley

The scientist only imposes two things,
namely truth and sincerity, imposes them upon himself
and upon other scientists.
- Erwin Schrodinger

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

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


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Scientists Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.