"Science is built up of facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Henri Poincare on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Henri Poincare on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Henri Poincare on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Henri Poincare on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Henri Poincare on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The mind uses its faculty for creativity only when experience forces it to do so."
"The mathematical facts worthy of being studied are those which, by their analogy with other facts, are capable of leading us to the knowledge of a physical law."
"The scientist does not study nature because it is useful he studies it because he delights in it, and he delights in it because it is beautiful."
"It is through science that we prove, but through intuition that we discover."
"Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts."