Chemistry Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old chemistry quotes, chemistry sayings, and chemistry proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Every man who receives a liberal education now counts chemistry among the most indispensable objects of his studies. Antoine Francois Fourcroy
Every aspect of the world today even politics and international relations, is affected by chemistry. Linus Pauling
I have always believed that chemistry can't be created between two people. You either have it or you don't. The script can only enhance it. Deepika Padukone
Green chemistry is replacing our industrial chemistry with nature's recipe book. It's not easy, because life uses only a subset of the elements in the periodic table. And we use all of them, even the toxic ones. Janine Benyus
Chemistry must become the astronomy of the molecular world. Alfred Werner
This isn't just chemistry. It's the whole periodic table. Kelly Moran
Chemistry is necessarily an experimental science: its conclusions are drawn from data, and its principles supported by evidence from facts. Michael Faraday
Sometimes we fall in love with somebody who will probably never love us, for reasons having nothing to do with us but with their own mindset, their chemistry. Helen Fisher
Chemistry is a trade for people without enough imagination to be physicists. Arthur C. Clarke
Chemists do not usually stutter. It would be very awkward if they did, seeing that they have at times to get out such words as methylethylamylophenylium. William Crookes
If you go very deeper you will see that you are not in freedom you are in cage made by chemistry and science. Deyth Banger
Chemistry is you touching my arm and it setting fire to my mind. Nayyirah Waheed
Our cells engage in protein production, and many of those proteins are enzymes responsible for the chemistry of life. Randy Schekman
Experimental science hardly ever affords us more than approximations to the truth; and whenever many agents are concerned we are in great danger of being mistaken. Humphry Davy
Today chemists can artificially make hundreds of thousands of organic compounds, most of which are not duplicated in nature. George W. Stocking
To think is to practice brain chemistry. Deepak Chopra
I guess chemistry is just another word for love. Scott Thompson
Chemistry can be a good and bad thing. Chemistry is good when you make love with it. Chemistry is bad when you make crack with it. Adam Sandler
The chemistry of dissatisfaction is as the chemistry of some marvelously potent tar. In it are the building stones of explosives, stimulants, poisons, opiates, perfumes and stenches. Eric Hoffer
The country which is in advance of the rest of the world in chemistry will also be foremost in wealth and in general prosperity. William Ramsay
Chemistry is a gibberish of Latin and German; But in Leibig's hands it becomes a powerful language. Jakob Grimm
Chemistry wasn't something you could just create anyway; it was either there or it wasn't. Jennifer E. Smith
The question undoubtedly is, or soon will be, not whether or no we shall employ notation in chemistry, but whether we shall use a bad and incongruous, or a consistent and regular notation. William Whewell
Chemistry is the unclean part of physics. Chemistry is the dirty part of physics. Peter Reiss
Chemie ist nicht nur, wenn es stinkt und kracht. Chemistry is not just, when it stinks and bangs. Anonymous
Chemistry has been termed by the physicist as the messy part of physics, but this is not the reason why the physicists should be allowed to make a mess of chemistry when they invade it. Frederick Soddy
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed. C.G. Jung
Together, we form a necessary paradox; not a senseless contradiction. Criss Jami
We would be glad to have your friend come here to study Chemistry here and not Agricultural Chemistry, nor any other special kind of chemistry. We teach Chemistry. Ira Remsen
Chemistry is like the maid occupied with daily civilization; She is busy with fertilizers, medicines, glass, insecticides for she dispenses the recipes. Jean Jacques
Chemistry is the melodies you can play on vibrating strings. Michio Kaku
With monads and diads, and pentads and triads, my brain has been addled completely; And what's really meant by ‘something-valent, is a question I give up discretely. John Cargill Brough
Life is a chemical reaction, it only requires balancing! Priyavrat Gupta
Chemistry, unlike other sciences, sprang originally from delusions and superstitions, and was at its commencement exactly on a par with magic and astrology. Thomas Thomson
Those distinct substances, which concretes generally either afford, or are made up of, may, without very much inconvenience, be called the elements or principles of them. Robert Boyle
Better things for better living through Chemistry. Carol Westbrook
Chemistry begins in the stars. The stars are the source of the chemical elements, which are the building blocks of matter and the core of our subject. Peter Atkins
We think there is color, we think there is sweet, we think there is bitter, but in reality there are atoms and a void. Democritus
But I think my mistakes became the chemistry for my miracles. I think that my tests became my testimonies. T. D. Jakes
We define organic chemistry as the chemistry of carbon compounds. August Kekule
Chemistry is the study of the effects of heat and mixture, with a view of discovering their general and subordinate laws, and of improving the useful arts. Joseph Black
Opposites generally create intense chemistry. There are more chances of fireworks when different people are together than similar personalities. Sonam Kapoor
Few scientists acquainted with the chemistry of biological systems at the molecular level can avoid being inspired. Donald Cram
Chemistry dissolves the goddess in the alembic, Venus, the white queen, the universal matrix, down to the molecular hexagons and carbon-chains. Kathleen Raine
The physical chemists never use their eyes and are most lamentably lacking in chemical culture. It is essential to cast out from our midst, root and branch, this physical element and return to our laboratories. Henry Edward Armstrong
The internal machinery of life, the chemistry of the parts, is something beautiful. And it turns out that all life is interconnected with all other life. Richard P. Feynman
Chemistry ought to be not for chemists alone. Miguel de Unamuno
Organic chemistry is the study of organs; inorganic chemistry is the study of the insides of organs. Max Shulman
A beautiful blonde is chemically three-fourths water, but what lovely surface tension! Evan Esar
One of the things a boy learns with a chemistry set is that he'll never get another. Evan Esar
Sex appeal is a matter of chemistry, but you don't have to be a chemist to find the formula. Evan Esar
Biology is the search for the chemistry that works. Shirley Williams
Chemistry is the branch of science that deals with the composition and structure of matter and the changes that matter undergoes. Richard Myers
Chemistry, like all branches of science, is a method that attempts to simplify and organize. Richard Myers
Chemistry has always existed. The formulation of the earth and the development of life involved innumerable chemical processes. Richard Myers
Chemistry is often called the central science. It derives this name because of its importance to all the other sciences. Richard Myers
Chemistry is a key to human progress. It is one of the oldest and the most productive sciences in improving human life. Kirral Singh
Chemistry touches many other fields. It makes a major contributions to agriculture, biochemistry, computer science, engineering, environmental sciences and many others. Kirral Singh
Biochemistry and molecular biology are on the borderline with medicine and biology. These help in unravelling the chemistry of life and disease in development of new medicines to improve health care. Kirral Singh
Chemistry is central in our economic well-being. Recovering of our mineral resources, manufacturing of petrochemicals and various sources or energy are made possible through applications of chemistry. Kirral Singh
Knowledge of chemistry is essential not only for obtaining food, shelter, and clothing and in healthcare, but also for an understanding of t he world around us. Kirral Singh
People have exerted unprecedented control over everything in the world, thanks to chemistry. Wansen Zhu
Chemical elements make up everything in the world, including life. Wansen Zhu
It is hard to imagine what our life would be without the numerous developments chemistry has provided in the past and is still providing for our everyday life. Choon H. Do
The discoveries of chemistry should be evident in various pieces of equipment frequently used every day. Choon H. Do
The speed of the progressing of chemistry in connection with biology, physics, and engineering and its effects becomes faster and greater than ever before and will lead to better life for future generation. Choon H. Do
Chemistry, as everything else in our life, is not perfect. There is always a risk, which may cause some problem. Choon H. Do
We need chemicals and therefore it is necessary to understand chemistry for not only our existence sustenance but also improvement of our future. Choon H. Do
Chemistry is the science that uses the properties and behavior of atoms to understand matter. So chemistry is the study to all the stuff in the world. Thomas R. Rybolt Ph.D.
Understanding something about atoms and ions, molecules, and chemical reactions will help you learn about the chemistry of you everyday life. Thomas R. Rybolt Ph.D.
Chemistry, on the other hand, is that part of natural knowledge whose task it is to investigate events. Dr. Lassar-Cohn
Chemistry, like the rest of science, affects our lives in all sorts of ways. John S. Holman
Chemistry is about what things are made of, and how we can change them John S. Holman
By the turn of the century, chemists were industriously employing the new theories and techniques of organic and inorganic chemistry to create new products and new medicines. Cathy Cobb
The chemistry of coal is still not fully understood, despite a long standing economic incentive Carl Sagan
On Titan the molecules that have been raining down like manna from heaven for the last 4 billion years might still be there largely unaltered deep-frozen awaiting the chemists from Earth. Carl Sagan
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed. Carl Gustav Jung
Time after time, chemists have found molecules behaving in exactly the same way, when conditions governing them are the same. Virginia L. Mullin
A true scientist would neve put away a dirty test tube or falsify a report. Virginia L. Mullin
Chemistry teaches how different chemicals react with each other, so that you can tell in advance what will happen when you mix certain chemicals together. Virginia L. Mullin
Chemistry teaches us much about different kinds of matter and how they behave. Virginia L. Mullin
Physical science is the study of matter and energy. Chemistry is one of the physical sciences. Virginia L. Mullin
Chemistry is, well technically, chemistry is the study of matter. But I prefer to see it as the study of change. Vince Gilligan
I recently read that love is entirely a matter of chemistry. That must be why my wife treats me like toxic waste. David Bissonette
There will be no advances in the generation, deployment, and conservation of energy without chemistry to provide its material infrastructure. Peter Atkins
Closely allied with the contribution of chemists to the alleviation of disease is their involvement at a molecular level. Peter Atkins
Biology became chemistry half a century ago when the structure of DNA was discovered. Peter Atkins