Here’s a selection of scathing quotes made by scientists about philosophy and philosophers.
To be fair, not all scientists are as dismissive of philosophy and philosophers as those quoted above. Here are more positive thoughts:
Also, there are instances when philosophical ideas have influenced scientists. Hans Christian Oersted began a new epoch in science when he discovered that electricity and magnetism are linked. Oersted was influenced by the philosopher Friedrich Schelling who believed all of nature was unified.
And finally, a philospher bashes another philospher:
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