Jules Henri Poincare


Jules Henri Poincare Quotes

  • ''Science is built up with facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.''
    Jules Henri Poincare (1854-1912), French mathematician, physicist, philosopher of science. La Science et l'Hypothese (1908). On the need for theory.
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • ''Science is facts. Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts. But a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.''
    Jules Henri Poincare (1854-1912), French scientist, author. Value of Science, Dover (1958).

Read more quotations »
[Report Error]