Quotes for: problem
As soon as questions of will or decision or reason or choice of action arise, human science is at a loss.
Problems that remain persistently insoluble should always be suspected as questions asked in the wrong way.
Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solve.
I like friends who have independent minds because they tend to make you see problems from all angles.
Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.
Boredom is... a vital problem for the moralist, since half the sins of mankind are caused by the fear of it.
To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.
In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same.
The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but plunges him more deeply into them.
All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values.
There are two problems for our species' survival - nuclear war and environmental catastrophe - and we're hurtling towards them. Knowingly.
Don't get involved in partial problems, but always take flight to where there is a free view over the whole single great problem, even if this view is still not a clear one.
Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that problem will never be solved by science.
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