102 Total Quotes

German Scientist Quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Albert Einstein
A theory can be proved by experiment; but no path leads from experiment to the birth of a theory.
Albert Einstein
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The first rule of intelligent tinkering is to save all the parts.
Paul Ehrlich
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To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer.
Paul Ehrlich
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All matter originates and exists only by virtue of a force... We must assume behind this force the existence of a conscious and intelligent Mind. This Mind is the matrix of all matter.
Max Planck
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The diversity of the phenomena of nature is so great, and the treasures hidden in the heavens so rich, precisely in order that the human mind shall never be lacking in fresh nourishment.
Johannes Kepler
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We're one of the most highly regulated industries, and we have to pay attention to what government is doing.
Paul Ehrlich
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Science cannot solve the ultimate mystery of nature. And that is because, in the last analysis, we ourselves are a part of the mystery that we are trying to solve.
Max Planck
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It is not the possession of truth, but the success which attends the seeking after it, that enriches the seeker and brings happiness to him.
Max Planck
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Ego is the immediate dictate of human consciousness.
Max Planck
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Whence come I and whither go I? That is the great unfathomable question, the same for every one of us. Science has no answer to it.
Max Planck
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We have no right to assume that any physical laws exist, or if they have existed up to now, that they will continue to exist in a similar manner in the future.
Max Planck
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Everything in life is speaking in spite of it's apparent silence.
Hazrat Khan
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The words that enlighten the soul are more precious than jewels.
Hazrat Khan
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I have seen all souls as my soul, and realized my soul as the soul of all.
Hazrat Khan
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Truth is the daughter of time, and I feel no shame in being her midwife.
Johannes Kepler
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Nature uses as little as possible of anything.
Johannes Kepler
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I demonstrate by means of philosophy that the earth is round, and is inhabited on all sides; that it is insignificantly small, and is borne through the stars.
Johannes Kepler
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I see harm reduction as a way of engaging people as part of that path to recovery.
Paul Ehrlich
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The National Academy of Sciences would be unable to give a unanimous decision if asked whether the sun would rise tomorrow.
Paul Erlich
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Organized religion: The world's largest pyramid scheme.
Bernard Katz
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For as long as I care to remember, religion, like the striptease, has always been a display of the power of suggestion. Like the Virgin Birth, it has all too often supported an immaculate deception.
Bernard Katz
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An important scientific innovation rarely makes its way by gradually winning over and converting its opponents. What does happen is that its opponents gradually die out, and that the growing generation is familiarized with the ideas from the beginning.
Max Planck
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Planets move in ellipses with the Sun at one focus.
Johannes Kepler
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The radius vector describes equal areas in equal times.
Johannes Kepler
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The squares of the periodic times are to each other as the cubes of the mean distances.
Johannes Kepler
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A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Max Planck
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A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.
Max Planck
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A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong. A model has a third possibility: it may be right, but irrelevant.
Manfred Eigen
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A theory has only the alternative of being wrong. A model has a third possibility - it might be right but irrelevant.
Manfred Eigen
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