- ChaosLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
1. Galileo Galilei
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual
Mathematics is the key and door to the sciences.
2. Benjamin Franklin
One today is worth two tomorrows
At twenty years of age, the will reigns; at thirty, the wit; and at forty, the judgement
Never trust a government that doesn't trust its own citizens with guns
3. Joseph Thomson
The most hazardous part of our expedition to Africa was crossing Piccadilly Circus.
4. Sir Isaac Newton: "If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants."
Sir Isaac Newton: "A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true, for if the things be false, the apprehension of them is not understanding."
5. Henri Poincar: "Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science."
6. Maxwell Planck: "A scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it."
7. Enrico Fermi: "There's two possible outcomes: if the result confirms the hypothesis, then you've made a discovery. If the result is contrary to the hypothesis, then you've made a discovery."
8.John von Neumann: "It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years"
9. Albert Einstein: "No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.
10. Archimedes: "Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world."
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