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Honore de Balzac

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Biography - Honore de Balzac:

French novelist and playwright.
Born: 1799 - Died: 1850
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: France
France

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Political liberty, the peace of a nation, and science itself are gifts for which Fate demands a heavy tax in blood!
Honore de Balzac




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Quotes about science:


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Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.”
François Rabelais - Gargantua and Pantagruel
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.”
Immanuel Kant
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Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.”
Paul Valéry
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A theory which is not refutable by any conceivable event is non-scientific. Irrefutability is not a virtue of a theory (as people often think) but a vice.”
Karl Popper - Conjectures and Refutations: The Growth of Scientific Knowledge
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Of all the human sciences, the science of man is the most worthy.”
Nicolas Malebranche - The Search after Truth
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We respect a man who respects himself.”
Honore de Balzac - Sur Catherine de Médicis
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Power is not revealed by striking hard or often, but by striking true.”
Honore de Balzac
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And wisdom in life is perhaps to ask for anything, why?”
Honore de Balzac
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Life cannot go on without a great deal of forgetting.”
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Love is not merely a sentiment, it is an art.”
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People who want something strongly enough are almost always well served by chance.”
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