Quotation Explorer - 'Descriptive'

Science, as long as it limits itself to the descriptive study of the laws of nature, has no moral or ethical quality and this applies to the physical as well as the biological sciences. - Ernst Boris Chain
we may experience an absolute positive change and do the undone if we shift our thoughts from descriptive thinking to prescriptive thinking - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
[L]anguage functions best when we mediate between the descriptive and prescriptive influences, changing the rules to better suit some things, but sticking to them for others. - John Wiswell
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