"Science is knowledge arranged and classified according to truth, facts, and the general laws of nature."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Luther Burbank on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Luther Burbank on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Luther Burbank on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Luther Burbank on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Luther Burbank on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"It is well for people who think to change their minds occasionally in order to keep them clean. For those who do not think, it is best at least to rearrange their prejudices once in a while."
"I see humanity now as one vast plant, needing for its highest fulfillment only love, the natural blessings of the great outdoors, and intelligent crossing and selection."
"We must return to nature and nature's god."
"If you violate Nature's laws you are your own prosecuting attorney, judge, jury, and hangman."
"Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul."