Scientist

“Everything is theoretically impossible until it is done.” – Robert A. Heinlein

“The reward of the young scientist is the emotional thrill of being the first person in the history of the world to see something or to understand something. Nothing can compare with that experience.” – Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin

“What you learn from a life in science is the vastness of our ignorance.” – David Eagleman

“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” – Issac Newton

“If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?” – Albert Einstein

“Our virtues and our failures are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.” – Nikola Tesla

“Impossible only means that you haven’t found the solution yet.” – Anonymous

“In science, the credit goes to the man who convinces the world, not to the man to whom the idea first occurs.” – Sir William Osler

“Every brilliant experiment, like every great work of art, starts with an act of imagination.” – Jonah Lehrer

The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson

“Science is not only a disciple of reason but also one of romance and passion.” – Stephen Hawking

“Science and everyday life cannot and should not be separated.” – Rosalind Franklin

“All outstanding work, in art as well as in science, results from immense zeal applied to a great idea.” – Santiago Ramón y Cajal

“If you know you are on the right track, if you have this inner knowledge, then nobody can turn you off… no matter what they say.” – Barbara McClintock

“Above all, don’t fear difficult moments. The best comes from them.” – Rita Levi-Montalcini

“Research is to see what everybody else has seen, and to think what nobody else has thought.” – Albert Szent-Györgyi

“If you want to have good ideas, you must have many ideas.” – Linus Pauling

“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” – Stephen Hawking

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” – Marie Curie

“Science means constantly walking a tightrope between blind faith and curiosity; between expertise and creativity; between bias and openness; between experience and epiphany; between ambition and passion; and between arrogance and conviction – in short, between and old today and a new tomorrow.” — Henrich Rohrer

“Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world.” – Louis Pasteur

“When kids look up to great scientists the way they do musicians, actors [and sports figures], civilization will jump to the next level.” – Brian Greene

“The important thing is to never stop questioning [or learning].” – Albert Einstein

“We cannot solve problems with the same thinking we used to create them.” – Albert Einstein

“I am among those who think that science has great beauty.” – Marie Curie

“Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.” – Carl Sagan

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ― Isaac Asimov

“The art and science of asking questions is the source of all knowledge.” – Thomas Berger

“Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.” ― Albert Einstein

“Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.” – Immanuel Kant

“Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.” – William Blake

“Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.” – Stephen Hawking

“Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.” – Oscar Wilde

“It is strange that only extraordinary men make the discoveries, which later appear so easy and simple.” – Georg C. Lichtenberg

“Progress is made by trial and failure; the failures are generally a hundred times more numerous than the successes; yet they are usually left unchronicled.” – WILLIAM RAMSAY

“The science of today is the technology of tomorrow.” – Edward Teller

“Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing.” – Wernher von Braun

“I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore, and diverting myself in now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.” – Isaac Newton

“Actually, everything that can be known has a Number; for it is impossible to grasp anything with the mind or to recognize it without this.” – PHILOLAUS

“In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.”– Galileo Galile

“The good thing about science is that it’s true whether or not you believe in it.”– Neil deGrasse Tyson

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”― Marie Curie

“By ‘life,’ we mean a thing that can nourish itself and grow and decay.”

“Shall I refuse my dinner because I do not fully understand the process of digestion?” – Oliver Heaviside

“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of Giants.” ― Isaac Newton

“Science is the acceptance of what works and the rejection of what does not. That needs more courage than we might think.” – JACOB BRONOWSKI

“I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” ― Richard P. Feynman

“The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: If there is any reaction, both are transformed.” — C.G. Jung

“The beauty of a living thing is not the atoms that go into it, but the way those atoms are put together.” ― Carl Sagan

“The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.” – Albert Einstein

“Science is the knowledge of consequences, and dependence of one fact upon another.” – Thomas Hobbes

“There are three stages in scientific discovery. First, people deny that it is true, then they deny that it is important; finally, they credit the wrong person.” ― Bill Bryson

“Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.” – John Dewey

“We know very little, and yet it is astonishing that we know so much, and still more astonishing that so little knowledge can give us so much power.” ― Bertrand Russell

“Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.” ― Dan Brown

“You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him discover it in himself.” – Galileo

“I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” – Albert Einstein

“Modern science has been a voyage into the unknown, with a lesson in humility waiting at every stop. Many passengers would rather have stayed home.” – Carl Sagan

“An experiment is a question which science poses to Nature, and a measurement is the recording of Nature’s answer.” – MAX PLANCK

“Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.” – Edwin Powell Hubble

“The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he’s one who asks the right questions.” ― Claude Levi-Strauss

“Science flies you to the moon. Religion flies you into buildings.” ― Victor Stenger

“Science is a beautiful gift to humanity; we should not distort it.” – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.” ― Albert Einstein

“No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.” —Albert Einstein

“Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.” — Albert Einstein

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” — Carl Sagan

“Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.” — Carl Sagan

“By denying scientific principles, one may maintain any paradox.” — Galileo Galilei

“Geologists have a saying—rocks remember.” — Neil Armstrong

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” — Marie Curie

“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

“Anybody who has been seriously engaged in scientific work of any kind realizes that over the entrance to the gates of the temple of science are written the words: ‘Ye must have faith’” — Max Planck

“Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge.” — Stephen Hawking

“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 never solves a problem without creating ten more.” — George Bernard Shaw

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” — Isaac Asimov

“There is a single light of science, and to brighten it anywhere is to brighten it everywhere.” — Isaac Asimov

“Science does not know its debt to imagination.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Touch a scientist and you touch a child.” — Ray Bradbury

“Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.” — Immanuel Kant

“Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men.” —Martin Luther King Jr.

“Each problem that I solved became a rule, which served afterwards to solve other problems.” — Rene Descartes

“Science is nothing but perception.” — Plato

“Science is vastly more stimulating to the imagination than the classics” – JBSHALDANE

“Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition” – Adam Smith

“There is no law except the law that there is no law” – John Archibald Wheeler

“Rockets are cool. There’s no getting around that”– Elon Musk

“Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny” ― Stephen Hawking

“Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love” — Albert Einstein

“To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk” ― Thomas A Edison

“In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as far as fact” – Thomas Huxley

“What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean” – Isaac Newton

“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

“The feeling of awed wonder that science can give us is one of the highest experiences of which the human psyche is capable” – Richard Dawkins

“There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the latter ignorance” – Hippocrates

“What I love about science is that as you learn, you don’t really get answers. You just get better questions” – John Green

“All sciences are vain and full of errors that are not born of Experience, the mother of all Knowledge” – Leonardo da Vinci

“Science is magic that works” – Kurt Vonnegut

“The scientist only imposes two things, namely truth and sincerity, imposes them upon himself and upon other scientists” – Erwin Schrödinger

“Science, my lad, is made up of mistakes, but they are mistakes which it is useful to make, because they lead little by little to the truth” – Jules Verne

“There is not a discovery in science, however revolutionary, however sparkling with insight, that does not arise out of what went before” – Isaac Asimov

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science” – Albert Einstein

“The day science begins to study non-physical phenomena, it will make more progress in one decade than in all the previous centuries of its existence” – Nikola Tesla

“Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer; art is everything else” – Donald E Knuth

“Science is not meant to cure us of mystery, but to reinvent and reinvigorate it” – Robert Sapolsky

“Never memorize something that you can look up” – Albert Einstein

“One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away” – Stephen Hawking

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery each day” – Albert Einstein

“The fact that we live at the bottom of a deep gravity well, on the surface of a gas covered planet going around a nuclear fireball 90 million miles away and think this to be normal is obviously some indication of how skewed our perspective tends to be” – Douglas Adams

“Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you” – Terry Pratchett

“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special” – Stephen Hawking

“An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field” – Niels Bohr

“I’m sure the universe is full of intelligent life. It’s just been too intelligent to come here” – Arthur C Clarke

“In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded” – Terry Pratchett

“That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence” – Christopher Hitchens