Quotes by Johannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler (1571 - 1630) was a German astronomer, mathematician, and astrologer. He is a key figure in the 17th-century scientific revolution, best known for his laws of planetary motion, and his books Astronomia nova, Harmonices Mundi, and Epitome Astronomiae Copernicanae.

The best Quotes and Sayings

Science is the process of thinking God's thoughts after Him.

ScienceJohannes Kepler
 
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Just as the eye was made to see colours, and the ear to hear sounds, so the human mind was made to understand.

Mind & ApprehensionJohannes Kepler
 
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We do not ask for what useful purpose the birds do sing, for song is their pleasure since they were created for singing.

BirdsJohannes Kepler
 
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I much prefer the sharpest criticism of a single intelligent man to the thoughtless approval of the masses.

Intelligence, CriticismJohannes Kepler
 
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A lack of imagination is the death of science.

Imagination, ScienceJohannes Kepler
 
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Mathematics alone soothes the mind through extraordinary assurance.

MathematicsJohannes Kepler
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Ships and sails proper for the heavenly air should be fashioned.

Space TravelJohannes Kepler
 
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Where there is matter, there is geometry.

At ubi materia, ibi Geometria.

Latin PhrasesJohannes Kepler
 
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Without proper experiments I conclude nothing.

ScienceJohannes Kepler
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