"Science and literature are not two things, but two sides of one thing."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Thomas Huxley on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Thomas Huxley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Thomas Huxley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Thomas Huxley on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Thomas Huxley on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"In science, as in art, and, as I believe, in every other sphere of human activity, there may be wisdom in a multitude of counsellors, but it is only in one or two of them."
"Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic."
"The best men of the best epochs are simply those who make the fewest blunders and commit the fewest sins."
"My business is to teach my aspirations to confirm themselves to fact, not to try and make facts harmonize with my aspirations."
"It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Education is the formation of habits, a superinducing of an artificial organization upon the natural organization of the body."