Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wise men.
Quote by Thomas Henry Huxley
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There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life.
The doctrine that all men are, in any sense, or have been, at any time,...
There is no greater mistake than the hasty conclusion that opinions are worthless because they...
The chess-board is the world, the pieces are the phenomena of the universe, the rules...
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No mistake is so commonly made by clever people as that of assuming a cause...
Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do...
The great tragedy of Science: the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact
Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
There is no sea more dangerous than the ocean of practical politics - none in...
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly...
Science is nothing, but trained and organized common sense.
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Logical consequences are the scare-crows of fools and the beacons of wise men
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
All truth, in the long run, is only common sense clarified.
Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius.
Common sense is genius in homespun.