Science And Society Quotes by Bertrand Russell, Paul Berg, Johann Gottlieb Fichte, Carl Sagan, Paola Antonelli and many others.
There are three ways of securing a society that shall be stable as regards population. The first is that of birth control, the second that of infanticide or really destructive wars, and the third that of general misery except for a powerful minority.
If a Black Death could be spread throughout the world once in every generation survivors could procreate freely without making the world too full.
Novel technologies and ideas that impinge on human biology and their perceived impact on human values have renewed strains in the relationship between science and society.
Education should aim at destroying free will so that after pupils are thus schooled they will be incapable throughout the rest of their lives of thinking or acting otherwise than as their school masters would have wished
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Really high-minded people are indifferent to happiness, especially other people’s.
Designers stand between revolutions and everyday life. TheyвЂ™re able to grasp momentous changes in technology, science, and society and convert those changes into objects and ideas that people can understand.
I do not pretend that birth control is the only way in which population can be kept from increasing. There are others, which, one must suppose, opponents of birth control would prefer.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology and yet have cleverly arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology.