Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions.
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
In science it often happens that scientists say, "You know that's a really good argument; my position is mistaken..."
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
The important thing in science is not so much to obtain new facts as to discover new ways of thinking about them.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
[Mystery] is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.
Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts.
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not 'Eureka!' but 'That's funny...'
Basic research is what I am doing when I don't know what I am doing.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.
The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
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