Theory And Practice Quotes

Theory And Practice Quotes by W. H. Auden, Cornel West, William C. Brown, Widad Akrawi, Immanuel Kant, Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet and many others.

Politics cannot be a science, because in politics theor

Politics cannot be a science, because in politics theory and practice cannot be separated, and the sciences depend upon their separation.
W. H. Auden
This book is the best treatment of the best American Marxist philosopher-and the best philosopher to emerge from American slums. Young Sidney Hook is essential reading for anyone interested in democratic theory and practice in America.
Cornel West
An aphorism is an extreme synthesis of thesis and antithesis, theory and practice, it’s a mixture of intuition and observation, hypothesis and illusions of certainty and probability, history and stupidity.
William C. Brown
When it comes to peace, we need to facilitate peace-makers’ personal engagement and their genuine desire to bridge the gap between advocacy knowledge and skills necessary to differentiate between theory and practice in the field of conflict management.
Widad Akrawi
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Immanuel Kant
There is a distinction, but no opposition, between theory and practice. Each to a certain extent supposes the other. Theory is dependent on practice; practice must have preceded theory.
Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet
Mental development must be connected with movement and be dependent on it. It is vital that educational theory and practice should be informed by that idea.
Maria Montessori
In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.
Albert Einstein
The ‘regular’ school of medicine, as a body, has ignored and will ignore this science, because it discloses the fallacy of their favorite theories and practices and because it reveals unmistakably the direful results of chronic drug poisoning and ill-advised operations.
Henry Lindlahr
One important idea is that science is a means whereby learning is achieved, not by mere theoretical speculation on the one hand, nor by the undirected accumulation of practical facts on the other, but rather by a motivated iteration between theory and practice.
George E. P. Box
Theory and practice sometimes clash. And when that happens, theory loses. Every single time.
Linus Torvalds
The great tragedy of science – the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.
Thomas Huxley
Strange that theory and practice so seldom should accord.
Mary Jane Holmes
Beautiful Evidence is about the theory and practice of analytical design.
Edward Tufte
He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast.
Leonardo da Vinci
In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.
Yogi Berra
Reason and the ability to use it are two separate skills.
Franz Grillparzer