Claude Bernard Quotes

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Born: July 12, 1813, Saint-Julien, Rhône, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Paris, February 10, 1878
Occupation: Academic, Historian, Physiologist

1.
Art is I science is we.
- Claude Bernard

2.
Experimentation is an active science.
- Claude Bernard

3.
In teaching man, experimental science results in lessening his pride more and more by proving to him every day that primary causes, like the objective reality of things, will be hidden from him forever and that he can only know relations.
- Claude Bernard

4.
It is what we know already that often prevents us from learning.
- Claude Bernard

5.
Mediocre men often have the most acquired knowledge.
- Claude Bernard

6.
Observation is a passive science, experimentation an active science.
- Claude Bernard

7.
Put off your imagination, as you put off your overcoat, when you enter the laboratory. Put it on again, as you put on your overcoat, when you leave.
- Claude Bernard

8.
Science does not permit exceptions.
- Claude Bernard

9.
The investigator should have a robust faith - and yet not believe.
- Claude Bernard

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