The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.
The man of science is a poor philosopher.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.