More From Herbert Spencer
- "Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources."
- "An argument fatal to the communist theory, is suggested by the fact, that a desire for property is one of the elements of our nature."
- "Those who have never entered upon scientific pursuits know not a tithe of the poetry by which they are surrounded."
More In Science
- "Use your imagination, and you’ll see that even the most narrow, humdrum lives are infinite in scope if you examine them with enough care."― Mark Haddon
- "Change is the principal feature of our age and literature should explore how people deal with it. The best science fiction does that, head-on."― David Brin
- "Science never gives up searching for truth, since it never claims to have achieved it."― John Charles Polanyi