It was very different when the masters of the science
sought immortality and power; such views, although futile, were grand; but now the scene was changed.
If psychology is to be a separate science
at all, we must seek a wider ground for its separateness than any that we have been considering hitherto.
Your method of reasoning is the opposite to that of science
Such was the chateau in which science
had taken refuge--a place seemingly designed to be the theatre of mysteries, terror, and death.
He studied the science
of herbs, the science
of unguents; he became an expert in fevers and in contusions, in sprains and abcesses.
As to the other sciences
, inasmuch as these borrow their principles from philosophy, I judged that no solid superstructures could be reared on foundations so infirm; and neither the honor nor the gain held out by them was sufficient to determine me to their cultivation: for I was not, thank Heaven, in a condition which compelled me to make merchandise of science
for the bettering of my fortune; and though I might not profess to scorn glory as a cynic, I yet made very slight account of that honor which I hoped to acquire only through fictitious titles.
All the papers, pamphlets, reports-- all the journals published by the scientific, literary, and religious societies enlarged upon its advantages; and the Society of Natural History of Boston, the Society of Science
and Art of Albany, the Geographical and Statistical Society of New York, the Philosophical Society of Philadelphia, and the Smithsonian of Washington sent innumerable letters of congratulation to the Gun Club, together with offers of immediate assistance and money.
I do not mean to say that relatives may not be disparate, or that the science
of health is healthy, or of disease necessarily diseased, or that the sciences
of good and evil are therefore good and evil; but only that, when the term science
is no longer used absolutely, but has a qualified object which in this case is the nature of health and disease, it becomes defined, and is hence called not merely science
, but the science
deals only with phenomena, yet you are foolish enough to strive to be ontologists and to deal with noumena.
But," with an evident wish to avoid a possibly painful topic, "one needn't be either, to take an interest in books of Science
The highest wisdom has but one science
- the science
of the whole- the science
explaining the whole creation and man's place in it.
Now, we regard Minerva as the inventress of arts and sciences