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Isaac Asimov

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Biography - Isaac Asimov:

Russian-American writer .
Born: 1920 - Died: 1992
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: Russian Federation
Russian Federation

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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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Translation

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FrenchQuote
L'aspect le plus triste de notre vie aujourd'hui est que la science acquière les connaissances plus vite que la société n'acquière la sagesse."
Isaac Asimov

GermanQuote
Der traurigste Aspekt des Lebens derzeit ist, dass die Wissenschaft schneller Wissen sammelt, als die Gesellschaft Weisheit."
Isaac Asimov

ItalianQuote
L'aspetto più triste della vita in questo momento è che la scienza raccoglie la conoscenza più velocemente di quanto la società raccolga la saggezza."


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Quotes about life:



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There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Mahatma Gandhi
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All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green,"
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life."
Blanche Pierson
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life."
Mark Twain
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My life is my message."
Mahatma Gandhi
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Where there is love there is life."
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes for: to know:



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We know accurately only when we know little; with knowledge, doubt increases."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Maxims and Reflections
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Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do."

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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I know that I know nothing."
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Mistakes are, after all, the foundations of truth, and if a man does not know what a thing is, it is at least an increase in knowledge if he knows what it is not."
Carl Gustav Jung
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Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life."
Immanuel Kant
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Imagination is more important than knowledge."
Albert Einstein
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Quotes about wisdom:



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The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness."
Michel de Montaigne
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another."
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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Silence is often the truest wisdom."
Pindar
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Wisdom is the daughter of experience."
Leonardo da Vinci - Codex Forster
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Wisdom leads us back to childhood."
Blaise Pascal - Pensées
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This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: The First Part of the Tragedy
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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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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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Antisthenes used to say that the most useful science was to unlearn evil."
François Fenelon
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Quotes for: society :



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Society is composed of two great classes those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners."
Nicolas Chamfort
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Article V – The law has the right to forbid only actions harmful to society. Anything which is not forbidden by the law cannot be impeded, and no one can be constrained to do what it does not order."
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
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Article XV – The society has the right of requesting account from any public agent of its administration."
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
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It is impossible for society to exist without laws."
Diogenes of Sinope
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In the society, where people are just parts in a larger machine, individuals are unable to develop fully."
Friedrich Schiller
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Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society."
Niccolo Machiavelli
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