Philosophy Of Science Quotes (5 quotes)
Man masters nature not by force but by understanding. That is why science has succeeded where magic failed: because it has looked for no spell to cast on nature.
Philosophy of science without history of science is empty; history of science without philosophy of science is blind.
Science itself, no matter whether it is the search for truth or merely the need to gain control over the external world, to alleviate suffering, or to prolong life, is ultimately a matter of feeling, or rather, of desire—the desire to know or the desire to realize.
The philosopher has no objections to a physicist’s beliefs, so long as they are not advanced in the form of a philosophy.
There is no reason why the history and philosophy of science should not be taught in such a way as to bring home to all pupils the grandeur of science and the scope of its discoveries.