Human Condition Quotes (4 quotes)
If you ask a person, What were you thinking? you may get an answer that is richer and more revealing of the human condition than any stream of thoughts a novelist could invent. I try to see through peoples faces into their minds and listen through their words into their lives, and what I find there is beyond imagining.
It is my belief that the basic knowledge that we're providing to the world will have a profound impact on the human condition and the treatments for disease and our view of our place on the biological continuum.
My scientific work is motivated by an irresistible longing to understand the secrets of nature and by no other feeling. My love for justice and striving to contribute towards the improvement of human conditions are quite independent from my scientific interests.
Science never cheered up anyone. The truth about the human situation is just too awful.