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François Rabelais

Quote of François Rabelais - Science without conscience is only ruin...

Biography - François Rabelais:

French Renaissance writer *Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: 1494 - Died: 1553
15th century
Place of birth: France

Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.



Science without conscience is only ruin of the soul.

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Science sans conscience n'est que ruine de l'âme.

Wissenschaft ohne Gewissen bedeutet den Untergang der Seele.

Scienza senza coscienza non è che rovina dell'anima

Ciencia sin conciencia no es más que ruina del alma.

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The science of the mind can only have for its proper goal the understanding of human nature by every human being, and through its use, brings peace to every human soul.

Technology is destructive only in the hands of people who do not realize that they are one and the same process as the universe.

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

Every other knowledge is harmful to him who does not have knowledge of goodness.

Quotes for: soul


Quotes about soul:

Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.

At any moment you choose you can retire within yourself. Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.

Do not trouble yourself, make yourself simple.

For souls nobly born valor doesn't await the passing of years.

Let no one be slow to seek wisdom when he is young nor weary in the search thereof when he is grown old. For no age is too early or too late for the health of the soul.

Go, nothing is better for the soul
Than to dispel some sadness from a soul!

Quotes for: science


Quotes about science:

Poetry is related to philosophy as experience is related to empirical science.

Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Science means simply the aggregate of all the recipes that are always successful. All the rest is literature.

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.

Of all the human sciences, the science of man is the most worthy.

Antisthenes used to say that the most useful science was to unlearn evil.


Quotes for: consciousness

Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.

It is not the consciousness of men that determines their being, but, on the contrary, their social being that determines their consciousness.

World history is the progress of the consciousness of freedom.

Consciousness is a link between what was and what will be; a bridge between the past and the future.

Like great works, deep feelings always mean more than they are conscious of saying.

Conscience is the voice of the soul; the passions are the voice of the body.


François Rabelais also said...

Ignorance is the mother of all evils.

To laugh is proper to man.

Hours were made for man, not man for hours.

Everything comes in time to those who can wait.

All things move onward to their term.

Misery is the company of lawsuits.

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