34 Motivational Quotes About Scientist For Scientific Research

A scientist is a person who conducts scientific research to advance knowledge in an area of interest. Scientists are important to the world because they help people understand how the world works. They explain how human beings survive in this world and what they need to survive, and create powerful tools with the help of science to live happily in this world.

Here are some inspirational Scientist Quotes that will help you to find the motivation to awaken the scientist from inside.

Best Scientist Quotes

1. “A scientist doesn’t know all the answers. Nobody does, not even teachers. But a scientist keeps on trying to find the answers.” ― Oliver Butterworth

2. “Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.” ― Albert Einstein

3. “If a scientist does not understand a problem, he writes down many formulae, but as soon as he has understood it, there remain at most two.” ― Neils Bohr

4. “A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.” ― Marie Curie

5. “The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions.” ― Claude Levi-Strauss

6. “Every scientist dreams of doing something that can help the world.” ― Tu Youyou

7. “A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering.” ― Freeman Dyson

8. “Touch a scientist and you touch a child.” ― Ray Bradbury

9. “What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what’s going on.” ― Jacques Yves Cousteau

10. “The scientist does not study nature because it is useful; he studies it because he delights in it, and he delights in it because it is beautiful.” ― Henri Poincare

11. “Everybody’s a mad scientist, and life is their lab. We’re all trying to experiment to find a way to live, to solve problems, to fend off madness and chaos.” ― David Cronenberg

Motivational Scientist Quotes

12. “I always felt that a scientist owes the world only one thing, and that is the truth as he sees it.” ― Hans Eysenck

13. “The scientist is motivated primarily by curiosity and a desire for truth.” ― Irving Langmuir

14. “A true scientist doesn’t perform prescribed experiments; she develops her own and thus generates wholly new knowledge.” ― Hope Jahren

15. “But I don’t see myself as a woman in science. I see myself as a scientist.” ― Donna Strickland

16. “I believe that a scientist looking at nonscientific problems is just as dumb as the next guy.” ― Richard P. Feynman

17. “Knowledge is the greatest power and it is something no one can see. It cannot be stolen or broken, No one can take it from you.” ― John Carrick

18. “The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.” ― Wilbur Wright

19. “A scientist’s aim in a discussion with his colleagues is not to persuade, but to clarify.” ― Leo Szilard

20. “My decision to be a scientist was a bit of a drift really, more or less by default.” ― Richard Dawkins

21. “To the scientist, there is the joy in pursuing truth which nearly counteracts the depressing revelations of truth.” ― H. P. Lovecraft

22. “The real scientist is ready to bear privation and, if need be, starvation rather than let anyone dictate to him which direction his work must take.” ― Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Famous Scientist Quotes

23. “As a scientist, I want to go to Mars and back to asteroids and the Moon because I’m a scientist. But I can tell you, I’m not so naive a scientist to think that the nation might not have geopolitical reasons for going into space.” ― Neil deGrasse Tyson

24. “The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance – the idea that anything is possible.” ― Ray Bradbury

25. “When a scientist speaks, it behooves the ordinary soul to listen.” ― Seanan McGuire

26. “In the future, everyone will be a scientist.” ― Bunpei Yorifuji

27. “If you know a lot of science, you are a database, but if you can use the science for the benefit of society, then only you are a scientist.” ― Abhijit Naskar

28. “The existence of scientists who love their work so much even to put their lives in danger is the greatest hope for human progress on the path of civilization!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

29. “There comes a time when every scientist, even God, has to write off an experiment.” ― P. D. James

30. “The scientist is a lover of truth for the very love of truth itself, wherever it may lead.” ― Luther Burbank

31. “I wanted to be a scientist. I did a thesis on lions. But I realized photography can show things writing can’t. Lions were my professor of photography.” ― Yann Arthus-Bertrand

Mad Scientist Quotes

32. “Be authentic to your dreams. Be authentic to your own idea about yourself. Grind away at your own minds and bodies until you become your own invention. Be Mad Scientists.” ― Warren Ellis

33. “Every mad scientist secretly dreams of playing God.” ― Mira Grant

34. “All scientists are mad scientists. It’s just a question of how long you can keep yourself from starting to look thoughtfully at the nearest thunderstorm.” ― Mira Grant

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