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All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.   Life
Books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science.   Life
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rej...   Life
Fact I know; and Law I know; but what is this Necessity, save an empty...   Life
Freedom and order are not incompatible... truth is strength... free di...   Life
I am content with nothing, restless and ambitious... and I despise mys...   Life
I do not say think as I think, but think in my way. Fear no shadows, l...   Life
I took thought, and invented what I conceived to be the appropriate ti...   Life
If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much a...   Life
In scientific work, those who refuse to go beyond fact rarely get as f...   Life
It is because the body is a machine that education is possible. Educat...   Life
It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.   Life
Learn what is true in order to do what is right.   Life
Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wi...   Life
Patience and tenacity of purpose are worth more than twice their weigh...   Life
Science is nothing, but trained and organized common sense.   Life
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was ki...   Science
Science is simply common sense at its best, that is, rigidly accurate ...   Science
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every c...   Life
The Bible has been the Magna Carta of the poor and of the oppressed.   Life
The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the univ...   Life
The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis b...   Science
The medieval university looked backwards; it professed to be a storeho...   Life
The results of political changes are hardly ever those which their fri...   Life
The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon, but only to hold a ...   Life
The ultimate court of appeal is observation and experiment... not auth...   Life
The world makes up for all its follies and injustices by being damnabl...   Life
There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early...   Life
Try to learn something about everything and everything about something...   Life