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.
''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).
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