"I'm really convinced that our descendants a century or two from now will look back at us with the same pity that we have toward the people in the field of science two centuries ago."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."John Templeton on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."John Templeton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."John Templeton on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."John Templeton on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."John Templeton on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Three of my children are medical doctors, they know at least a hundred times as much about your body as my grandfather knew, but they don't know much more about soul than he did."