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Monday, 20 November 2017
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"Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth." (Proverb, Greek - Poverty and The Poor)

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A body of work such as Pasteur's is inconceivable in our time: no man would be given a chance to create a whole science. Nowadays a path is scarcely opened up when the crowd begins to pour in. - (Rostand, Jean - Science and Scientists)
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A man ceases to be a beginner in any given science and becomes a master in that science when he has learned that he is going to be a beginner all his life. - (Collingwood, Robin G. - Science and Scientists)
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A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. - (Einstein, Albert - Science and Scientists)
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All science is either physics or stamp collecting. - (Kelvin, Lord - Science and Scientists)
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Aristotle could have avoided the mistake of thinking that women have fewer teeth than men, by the simple device of asking Mrs. Aristotle to keep her mouth open while he counted. - (Russell, Bertrand - Science and Scientists)
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Art has a double face, of expression and illusion, just like science has a double face: the reality of error and the phantom of truth. - (Daumal, Rene - Science and Scientists)
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Art is meant to disturb. Science reassures. - (Braque, Georges - Science and Scientists)
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But how is one to make a scientist understand that there is something unalterably deranged about differential calculus, quantum theory, or the obscene and so inanely liturgical ordeals of the precession of the equinoxes. - (Artaud, Antonin - Science and Scientists)
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Can a society in which thought and technique are scientific persist for a long period, as, for example, ancient Egypt persisted, or does it necessarily contain within itself forces which must bring either decay or explosion? - (Russell, Bertrand - Science and Scientists)
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Dissent is the native activity of the scientist, and it has got him into a good deal of trouble in the last years. But if that is cut off, what is left will not be a scientist. And I doubt whether it will be a man. - (Bronowski, Jacob - Science and Scientists)
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Do what we can, summer will have its flies. - (Emerson, Ralph Waldo - Science and Scientists)
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Do you see this egg? With this you can topple every theological theory, every church or temple in the world. - (Diderot, Denis - Science and Scientists)
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Every formula which expresses a law of nature is a hymn of praise to God. - (Mitchell, Maria - Science and Scientists)
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Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination. - (Dewey, John - Science and Scientists)
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Everybody's a mad scientist, and life is their lab. We're all trying to experiment to find a way to live, to solve problems, to fend off madness and chaos. - (Cronenberg, David - Science and Scientists)
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