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Famous Science Quotes

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A list of the best science quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous science quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic science quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about science?" and "What are inspirational science quotes?"

This list includes notable science quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest science quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite science sayings get to the bottom of the list.

List Criteria: Must be a famous or well-known quote. If a quote is cut off you can hover over the text to see the full quote.

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    Immanuel Kant More
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    A religion old or new, that stressed the magnificence of the universe as revealed by modern science, might be able to draw forth reserves of reverence and awe hardly tapped by the conventional faiths.

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

    Alan Turing More
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    Stephen Jay Gould More
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    Albert Einstein More
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    Science is like a blabbermouth who ruins a movie by telling you how it ends.

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    Very little in science fiction can transcend the gimmickry of a technical conceit, yet without that conceit at its heart a book is not truly science fiction. Furthermore, so little emerging thought and technology is employed by sf writers today that the genre is lagging far behind reality both in the cosmology area and the technology area: sf is no longer a place to experiment, but is now very derivative.

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    Donald Knuth More
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