Quotes with sciences
Chemistry is one of the most important of all sciences for human welfare.
The Golden Book of Chemistry Experiments (1960)
There is one quality that characterizes all of us who deal with the sciences of the earth and its life -- we are never bored. We can't be. Every mystery solved brings us to the threshold of a greater one.
From a speech Rachel Carson gave in 1954.
The concept of genetic disease, enthusiastically appropriated by the medical sciences for complex institutional and economic reasons, represents an expansion of molecular biology far beyond its technical successes.. Today we are being told -- and judging from media accounts, are apparently coming to believe -- that what makes us human is our genes. Indeed, the very notion of "culture" as distinct from "biology" seems to have vanished.
"Nature, Nurture, and the Human Genome Project," in Daniel J. Kevles and Leroy Hood, eds. The Code of Codes: Scientific and Social Issues in the Human Genome Project. (1992)
We should not teach children the sciences; but give them a taste for them.