John Charles Polanyi Quotes and its meanings

John Charles Polanyi has written on many topics. Some of the topics he has discussed most are as follows;

Fear Freedom Knowledge Respect Science Society Technology

John Charles Polanyi quotes about Freedom

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What does John Charles Polanyi write about?

John Charles Polanyi has written on many topics but he is most famous for his work about fear, freedom, knowledge, respect, science, society & technology. People always share Fear quotes, Freedom quotes, knowledge, respect, science, society & technology from his literary works.

What are the top most famous quotes by John Charles Polanyi?

Here are the top most famous quotes by John Charles Polanyi.

  • When, as we must often do, we fear science, we really fear ourselves.
  • For science must breathe the oxygen of freedom.
  • Human dignity is better served by embracing knowledge.
  • Scientia is knowledge. It is only in the popular mind that it is equated with facts.
  • Others think it the responsibility of scientists to coerce the rest of society, because they have the power that derives from special knowledge.
  • Instead, in the absence of respect for human rights, science and its offspring technology have been used in this century as brutal instruments for oppression.
  • The respect for human rights, essential if we are to use technology wisely, is not something alien that must be grafted onto science. On the contrary, it is integral to science, as also to scholarship in general.
  • A new sense of shared international responsibility is unmistakable in the voices of the United Nations and its agencies, and in the civil society of thousands of supra-national NGOs.