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Science Quotes by Kedar Joshi (15 quotes)

Ask a scientist a very profound question on his science, and he will be silent. Ask a religious person a very simple question on his religion, and he will be frenzied.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Frenzy (3)  |  Profound (23)  |  Question (152)  |  Religion (116)  |  Scientist (224)  |  Silence (12)  |  Simplicity (92)

Certainty is the most vivid condition of ignorance and the most necessay condition for knowledge.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 2
Science quotes on:  |  Certainty (59)  |  Condition (66)  |  Ignorance (110)  |  Knowledge (662)

Energy is the inherent capacity of the universe to make matter exist.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Energy (101)  |  Matter (131)  |  Universe (274)

God is a philosophical black hole—the point where reason breaks down.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 5
Science quotes on:  |  Black Hole (8)  |  God (229)  |  Philosophy (128)  |  Reason (172)

If knowledge is my God, doubt would be my religion.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 3
Science quotes on:  |  Doubt (66)  |  God (229)  |  Knowledge (662)  |  Religion (116)

It is human to search for the theory of everything and it is superhuman to find it.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Human (155)  |  Superhuman (2)

Man is programmed to find the programmer.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Man (258)  |  Program (7)

Moral certainty is intellectual immorality
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 2
Science quotes on:  |  Certainty (59)  |  Intellect (95)  |  Morality (19)

Religions, themselves, are (intellectual) blasphemies.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Blasphemy (2)  |  Intellect (95)  |  Religion (116)

The final discovery is the discovery of knowledge.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Discovery (354)  |  Knowledge (662)

The history of science is the saga of nature defying common sense.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Common Sense (34)  |  Nature (524)  |  Science (850)

The meaning of life is 'the ultimate questioner's vanity.'
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Life (439)  |  Question (152)  |  Ultimate (27)  |  Vanity (8)

The more I find life to be a great design, the more I suspect it to be singular in existence; the more I suspect it to be singular, the more I feel it to be specific and personal; the more I feel it to be personal, the more I think of it to be a mere question; And the more I think of it to be a question, the less I understand the questioner.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005).
Science quotes on:  |  Design (36)  |  Existence (145)  |  Life (439)  |  Personal (14)  |  Question (152)  |  Specific (8)

The worst of all superstitions may be that astrology is a superstition.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 1.
Science quotes on:  |  Astrology (19)  |  Superstition (33)

They often say, “What’s the point in astrology if you can’t change your destiny?” Well, it’s true that you can’t change your destiny, but still it helps knowing about gravity.
— Kedar Joshi
Quotations: Superultramodern Science and Philosophy (2005), 1
Science quotes on:  |  Astrology (19)  |  Destiny (11)  |  Gravity (59)  |  Truth (440)


Carl Sagan Thumbnail In science it often happens that scientists say, 'You know that's a really good argument; my position is mistaken,' and then they would actually change their minds and you never hear that old view from them again. They really do it. It doesn't happen as often as it should, because scientists are human and change is sometimes painful. But it happens every day. I cannot recall the last time something like that happened in politics or religion. (1987) -- Carl Sagan
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