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It is a scientifically proven fact that all scientifically proven facts have originated from original and thereby unproven theories.
There are certain questions that scientists may not ask, or, more accurately, for some questions, there are certain answers that scientists must a priori preclude from consideration.
The element of chance in basic research is overrated. Chance is a lady who smiles only upon those few who know how to make her smile.
The population explosion is the primary force behind the remaining six groups of critical global events [diminishing land resources, diminishing water resources, the destruction of the atmosphere, the approaching energy crisis, social decline, and conflicts/increasing killing power].
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
Dr. Carl Sagan
We must conduct research and then accept the results. If they don't stand up to experimentation, Buddha's own words must be rejected.
Dalai Lama XIV
Highly organized research is guaranteed to produce nothing new.
Cutting off fundamental, curiosity-driven science is like eating the seed corn. We may have a little more to eat next winter but what will we plant so we and our children will have enough to get through the winters to come?
Research is subordinated (not to a long-term social benefit) but to an immediate commercial profit. Currently, disease (not health) is one of the major sources of profit for the pharmaceutical industry, and the doctors are willing agents of those profits.
If we knew what we were doing it wouldn't be research.
If politics is the art of the possible, research is surely the art of the soluble. Both are immensely practical-minded affairs.
Sir Peter Medawar
Data is what distinguishes the dilettante from the artist.
George V. Higgins
After all, the ultimate goal of all research is not objectivity, but truth.
Research is the process of going up alleys to see if they are blind.
Enough research will tend to support your conclusions.
Lost in a gloom of uninspired research.
Research serves to make building stones out of stumbling blocks.
Arthur D. Little
By seeking and blundering we learn.
Johann von Goethe
Research is usually a policeman stopping a novel from progressing.
Scientific research consists in seeing what everyone else has seen, but thinking what no one else has thought.