The only freedom I care about is the freedom to do right; the freedom to do wrong I am ready to part with on the cheapest terms to anyone who will take it of me.
Quote by Thomas Huxley
Thomas Huxley Quotes
It is not to be forgotten that what we call rational grounds for our beliefs...
There is no sea more dangerous than the ocean of practical politics none in which...
The great thing in the world is not so much to seek happiness as to...
The scientific spirit is of more value than its products, and irrationally held truths may...
The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly...
Misery is a match that never goes out.
Patience and tenacity are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness.
Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every conceived...
Size is not grandeur, and territory does not make a nation.
The improver of natural knowledge absolutely refuses to acknowledge authority, as such. For him, skepticism...
I take it that the good of mankind means the attainment, by every man, of...
There is but one right, and the possibilities of wrong are infinite.
Science has fulfilled her function when she has ascertained and enunciated truth.
Books are the money of Literature, but only the counters of Science.
Science is nothing, but trained and organized common sense.
It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance.
Surely there is a time to submit to guidance and a time to take one's...
Time, whose tooth gnaws away everything else, is powerless against truth.
The child who has been taught to make an accurate elevation, plan, and section of...
Ecclesiasticism in science is only unfaithfulness to truth.