Arising Quotes (3 quotes)
Each new scientific development is due to the pressure of some social need. Of course insatiable curiosity is still nothing but a response either to an old problem of nature, or to one arising from new social circumstances.
The history of Science is not a mere record of isolated discoveries; it is a narrative of the conflict of two contending powers, the expansive force of the human intellect on one side, and the compression arising from traditionary faith and human interests on the other.
There is a theory that creativity arises when individuals are out of sync with their environment. To put it simply, people who fit in with their communities have insufficient motivation to risk their psyches in creating something truly new, while those who are out of sync are driven by the constant need to prove their worth.