"Research programmes, besides their negative heuristic, are also characterized by their positive heuristic."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Imre Lakatos on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Imre Lakatos on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Imre Lakatos on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Imre Lakatos on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Imre Lakatos on John Wooden
"Einstein's results again turned the tables and now very few philosophers or scientists still think that scientific knowledge is, or can be, proven knowledge."
"The positive heuristic of the programme saves the scientist from becoming confused by the ocean of anomalies."