Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Enter one or two keywords
to search these Positive Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on

Positive Quotes
Being Positive  |  Positive Affirmations  |  Positive Thinking  |  Positive Attitude  |  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

Positive Quotes about Scientists

Let these Scientists quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

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

Related topics: Science

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

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

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.


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

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

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

 

Being in an area of the planet where scientists believe
mankind started is quite amazing.
- Jan de Bont

The AEC had at its command an army of highly skilled scientists.
- Barry Commoner

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

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

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

The only people who have the long view are some scientists
and some science fiction writers.
- Sheri S. Tepper

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

There is not much that even the most socially responsible
scientists can do as individuals,
or even as a group, about the social consequences of their activities.
- Eric Hobsbawm

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

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

I appeal to my fellow scientists to remember their
responsibility to humanity.
- Joseph Rotblat

At Berkeley I had my first encounter with real professional scientists.
- Robert B. Laughlin

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

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

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

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

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

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

Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists;
though their field-work among primitive peoples has
often made them forget the language of science.
- Robert Graves

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

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

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

But scientists on both sides of the iron curtain played
a very significant role in maintaining the momentum
of the nuclear arms race throughout the four decades of the Cold War.
- Joseph Rotblat

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

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

Now that women are jockeys, baseball umpires,
atomic scientists, and business executives,
maybe someday they can master parallel parking.
- Bill Vaughan

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

So, I am independently well-off and don't have to do anything,
but I still do.
I write books, lecture around the world,
work with scientists and governments.
- Uri Geller

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

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

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

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 have some friends, colleagues here at the Karolinska
Institute and even in the United States and many other countries too,
because we are working together as scientists.
- Lennart Nilsson

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

Scientists are human, they're as biased as any other group.
But they do have one great advantage in that science
is a self-correcting process.
- Cyril Ponnamperuma

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

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

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

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

Science fiction is no more written for scientists that
ghost stories are written for ghosts.
- Brian Aldiss

I recognized that teaching and research institutions
vitally depend on the involvement of active scientists
also in management functions.
- Richard Ernst

Scientists and creationists are always at odds,
of course.
- Marilyn vos Savant

Yet the effort to inform the public also encouraged
responsible public discussion that succeeded in developing
a consensus for the measured approach that many scientists supported.
- Paul Berg

Scientists are very afraid of being proven wrong.
- Donald Johanson

What the public needs to understand is that these new technologies,
especially in recombinant DNA technology,
allow scientists to bypass biological boundaries altogether.
- Jeremy Rifkin

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

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

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

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

The frontier orbital approach was further developed
in various directions by my own group and many other scientists,
both theoretical and experimental.
- Kenichi Fukui

There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down
errors instead of establishing the truth.
- Marie Curie

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

I believe that the quantum of our knowledge will increase
considerably in the coming years and that scientists
will continue to be amongst the brave voices speaking out.
- Peter Garrett

Just after World War II, this country led the world
in science by every way you could measure it,
yet the number of scientists was a tiny proportion of what it is now.
- James Lovelock

Though neglectful of their responsibility to protect science,
scientists are increasingly aware of their responsibility to society.
- John Charles Polanyi

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

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

I think there is value in having practising scientists
as leaders of research institutions.
- Thomas R. Cech

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

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

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

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

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

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


Thank you for visiting: Scientists Quotes - Positive Quotes about Scientists.

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

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

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

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.

Positive Quotes



All materials & writings are copyright © Jonathan Lockwood Huie, except for quotes and other
specifically identified material which belong to their respective copyright holders if applicable.
You may read about our disclaimer, privacy policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, copyright policy, and republishing policy.