Karl Raimund Popper

Karl Raimund Popper

a English philosopher and sociologist
[The aim of science is] to explain what so far has taken to be an explicans, such as a law of nature. The task of empirical science constantly renews itself. We may go on forever, proceeding to explanations of a higher and higher universality...More Karl Raimund Popper quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No number of sightings of white swans can prove the theory that all swans are white. The sighting of just one black one may disprove it.More Karl Raimund Popper quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solveMore Karl Raimund Popper quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The game of science is, in principle, without end. He who decides one day that scientific statements do not call for any further test, and that they can be regarded as finally verified, retires from the game.More Karl Raimund Popper quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Piecemeal social engineering resembles physical engineering in regarding the ends as beyond the province of technology.More Karl Raimund Popper quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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