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Deal Good Deal

The science of booby-trapping has taken a good deal of the fun out of following hot on the enemy's heels.

- A. J. Liebling

Beautiful Gift

Science is a beautiful gift to humanity; we should not distort it.

- A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Magic Sufficiently

Any sufficiently badly-written science is indistinguishable from magic.

- Aaron Allston

Minutes Like

That's the show. it's like 5 minutes of science and then 10 minutes of me hurting myself.

- Adam Savage

Enthusiasm Poison

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.

- Adam Smith

Lose Tickets

Adventure upon all the tickets in the lottery, and you lose for certain; and the greater the number of your tickets the nearer your approach to this certainty.

- Adam Smith

Diplomacy Global

The soft power of science has the potential to reshape global diplomacy.

- Ahmed Zewail

Education Future

Investing in science education and curiosity-driven research is investing in the future.

- Ahmed Zewail

Need Go

We need to be pro-science; we have to go back to science.

- Al Franken

Go Up

Life isn't a science. We make it up as we go.

- Al Hirschfeld

Attack Core

It is easier for a libertarian to attack the science of global warming than to alter one's core libertarian beliefs.

- Al Seckel

Chemistry Falls

The science of semiconducting and metallic polymers is inherently interdisciplinary; it falls at the intersection of chemistry and physics.

- Alan J. Heeger

Year Artificial

A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God.

- Alan Perlis

Field Planetary

My field is called planetary science.

- Alan Stern

Boundary Condition

Science is a differential equation. Religion is a boundary condition.

- Alan Turing

Stupid Over

I prioritise story over science, but not at the expense of being really stupid about it.

- Alastair Reynolds

Stupidity Sure

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.

- Albert Einstein

Religion Blind

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.

- Albert Einstein

Possibilities New

To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.

- Albert Einstein

Single Ever

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.

- Albert Einstein

Most Which

Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.

- Albert Einstein

Living Does

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

- Albert Einstein

Nothing More

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.

- Albert Einstein

Poor Philosopher

The man of science is a poor philosopher.

- Albert Einstein

Mind Everlasting

It stands to the everlasting credit of science that by acting on the human mind it has overcome man's insecurity before himself and before nature.

- Albert Einstein

Next Compulsion

We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time capsules in order to give those people living in the next century or so some idea of what we are like.

- Alfred Hitchcock

Subjective Part

Everything in food is science. The only subjective part is when you eat it.

- Alton Brown

Next Substances

The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer - about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor.

- Alvin Toffler

Interesting Lot

There's a lot of interesting words, nomenclatures, in science.

- Andrew Bird

Fiction Kid

When I was a kid, I had no perception whatever that science fiction was supposed to be a boys' club.

- Ann Leckie

Failure Fiction

Any attempt to list the ten best science fiction novels is doomed to failure.

- Ann Leckie

Supreme Power

The birth of science rang the death-knell of an arbitrary and constantly interposing Supreme Power.

- Annie Besant

Minds Telling

Science is telling us that we can do phenomenal things if we put our minds and our resources to it.

- Anthony Fauci

Start Rushing

You can't rush the science, but when the science points you in the right direction, then you can start rushing.

- Anthony Fauci

Positive Aspects

Disagreements are one of the fundamental positive aspects of science.

- Anthony Fauci

Frontier Last

Science is our last and greatest frontier.

- Antony Garrett Lisi

Politics Therefore

Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.

- Aristotle

Stronger Fewer

The fewer the facts, the stronger the opinion.

- Arnold H. Glasow

Very Certainly

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

Myth Revolutionize

Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response.

- Arthur M. Schlesinger

Brought Contained

Science already contained all that was necessary, if you just brought it out.

- Arthur Young

Certainty Proof

Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof.

- Ashley Montagu

Doctor Been

The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease. What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.

- Ashley Montagu

View Been

On the ordinary view of each species having been independently created, we gain no scientific explanation.

- Charles Darwin

Development Field

Nothing is less predictable than the development of an active scientific field.

- Charles Francis Richter

Faith Prove

Science has faith. We make postulates. We can't prove those postulates, but we have faith in them.

- Charles H. Townes

Only Solved

Science has not solved problems, only shifted the points of problems.

- Charles Henry Parkhurst

Nothing About

Science has everything to say about what is possible. Science has nothing to say about what is permissible.

- Charles Krauthammer

Study Professor

There are no enemies in science, professor. Only phenomena to study.

- Charles Lederer

Only Causes

The accidental causes of science are only accidents relatively to the intelligence of a man.

- Chauncey Wright

Music Truth

Music is science. Everything is science. Because science is truth.

- Chuck Berry

Observation Active

Observation is a passive science, experimentation an active science.

- Claude Bernard


Art is I; science is we.

- Claude Bernard


Experimentation is an active science.

- Claude Bernard

Does Permit

Science does not permit exceptions.

- Claude Bernard

Precision About

My preparation is about precision. It is a science.

- Conor McGregor

World Want

I want to make a difference in the world because I believe that's what science is for.

- Craig Mello

Say Fiction

Science fiction is what we point to when we say it.

- Damon Knight

Fiction Line

In really, really good science fiction, the line between the science and the fiction is blurry.

- Damon Lindelof

Physics Always

I was always good at math and science and physics.

- Daniel J. Evans

Whenever Anyone

Whenever anyone says, 'theoretically,' they really mean, 'not really.'

- Dave Parnas

Whiz Subjects

Plus, I was a math and science whiz from my first introduction to the subjects.

- David Crane

Freedom Which

Freedom is the oxygen without which science cannot breathe.

- David Sarnoff

Go Decided

From now on we live in a world where man has walked on the Moon. It's not a miracle; we just decided to go.

- Jim Lovell

Love Like

We can make science personal, like a love story or your best friend.

- Jim Sullivan

Mystery Theater

Mystery Science Theater is really a postmodern show, it's really derived of many influences.

- Joel Hodgson

War Destruction

War is the science of destruction.

- John Abbott

Between Truce

There can be no truce between science and religion.

- John B. S. Haldane


Further, science is a collaborative effort.

- John Bardeen

Hope Perspective

Perspective is not a science but a hope.

- John Berger

Christ Sciences

Knowledge of the sciences is so much smoke apart from the heavenly science of Christ.

- John Calvin

Freedom Must

For science must breathe the oxygen of freedom.

- John Charles Polanyi

Truth Never

Science never gives up searching for truth, since it never claims to have achieved it.

- John Charles Polanyi

Often Must

When, as we must often do, we fear science, we really fear ourselves.

- John Charles Polanyi

Some Discover

Some dreamers demand that scientists only discover things that can be used for good.

- John Charles Polanyi

Beginning No Time

There was no 'before' the beginning of our universe, because once upon a time there was no time.

- John D. Barrow

Side Were

Brian and I were both science students. You know science sort of math and physics side, you know.

- John Deacon

New Audacity

Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.

- John Dewey

Work Appearances

The work of science is to substitute facts for appearances, and demonstrations for impressions.

- John Ruskin

Random Means

Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.

- John von Neumann

King Weird

Jim Rollins is the king of the weird science action genre.

- Jonathan Maberry

World Accurate

The thing about science is that it's an accurate picture of the world.

- Jonathan Miller

Looks Like

As it turns out, what looks like science sometimes is not.

- Jose Padilha

Harmony Saw

I saw science as being in harmony with humanity.

- Joseph Rotblat

Days Had

From my earliest days I had a passion for science.

- Joseph Rotblat

Learn Know

Science is for those who learn, poetry is for those who know.

- Joseph Roux

Like Fascination

I'd like to put in a vote for the intrinsic fascination of science.

- Joshua Lederberg

Which Made

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

Artist Philosopher

The man of science, the artist, the philosopher are attached to their nations as much as the day-laborer and the merchant.

- Julien Benda

Know Necessary

To understand a science, it is necessary to know its history.

- Auguste Comte

Would Were

Every science consists in the coordination of facts; if the different observations were entirely isolated, there would be no science.

- Auguste Comte

Music Like

Sport is an international phenomenon, like science or music.

- Avery Brundage

Fiction Call

'Farscape' is not what you call hard science fiction.

- Ben Browder

Possibilities Use

I'm basically a dinosaur. I don't use e-mail. But I do recognize the importance of science and the resulting possibilities.

- Bernard Marcus

Philosophy Know

Science is what you know, philosophy is what you don't know.

- Bertrand Russell

Stop Should

Saying that we should stop nanoscience is tantamount to saying we should stop science.

- Harry Kroto

Never Ever

Never, ever, compromise on science.

- Harry Kroto

Think Need

You don't need a science degree to understand about science. You just need to think about it.

- Bill Bryson

Political Major

I was a Political Science major.

- Harry Shearer

His Old

He is so old that his blood type was discontinued.

- Bill Dana