Lancelot Hogben

Lancelot Hogben

It is not enough to show that drug A is better than drug B on the average. One is invited to ask, 'For which people ("& why") is drug A better than drug B, and vice versa? If drug A cures 40% and drug B cures 60%, perhaps the right choice of drug for each person would result in 100% cures.'More Lancelot Hogben quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With full responsibility for my words as a professional biologist, I do not hesitate to say that all existing and genuine knowledge about the way in which the physical characteristics of human communities are related to their cultural capabilities can be written on the back of a postage stamp.More Lancelot Hogben quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Science for the Citizen is ... also written for the large and growing number of adolescents, who realize that they will be the first victims of the new destructive powers of science misapplied.More Lancelot Hogben quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is nothing particularly scientific about excessive caution. Science thrives on daring generalizations.More Lancelot Hogben quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mathematics is the language of size.More Lancelot Hogben quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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