Michael Polanyi Quotes

Michael Polanyi Quotes: We could not, for example, arrive at a principle like that of entropy without introducing some additional principle, such as randomness, to this topography.
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Michael Polanyi Quote: But the system of prices ruling the market not only transmits information in the light of which economic agents can mutually adjust their actions, it also provides them with an incentive to exercise economy in terms of money.
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Quotes about Michael Polanyi: We do not accept a religion because it offers us certain rewards. The only thing that a religion can offer us is to be just what it, in itself, is: a greater meaning in ourselves, in our lives, and in our grasp of the nature of things...a religion exists for us only if, like a piece of poetry, it carries us away. It is not in any sense a 'hypothesis.
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Quote about Michael Polanyi: So long as we use a certain language, all questions that we can ask will have to be formulated in it and will thereby confirm the theory of the universe which is implied in the vocabulary and structure of the language.
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Michael Polanyi Sayings: Of course language manifests a belief only if we use its words with the implied acceptance of their appositeness.
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