French Biologist Quotes
Science should not concern itself in any way with the philosophical consequences of its discoveries.
The influence of the factory upon the physiological and mental state of the workers has been completely neglected.
The universe was not pregnant with life nor the biosphere with man. Our number came up in the Monte Carlo game.
The researcher's art is first of all to find himself a good boss.
André Michel Lwoff
For science, there are many possible worlds; but the interesting one is the world that exists and has already shown itself to be at work for a long time. Science attempts to confront the possible with the actual.
Error is all around us and creeps in at the least opportunity. Every method is imperfect.
It is because science is sure of nothing that it is always advancing.
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Everything that is done in the world is done by hope. No merchant or tradesman would set himself to work if he did not hope to reap benefit thereby.
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