"In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Galileo Galilei on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Galileo Galilei on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Galileo Galilei on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Galileo Galilei on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Galileo Galilei on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Facts which at first seem improbable will, even on scant explanation, drop the cloak which has hidden them and stand forth in naked and simple beauty."
"If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics."
"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use."
"I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him."
"The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do."