Look out for this man's music; he has something to say and knows how to say it.
1899 After the premi e' re of Elgar's EnigmaVariations. Quoted in Ian Crofton and Donald Fraser A Dictionary of Musical Quotations (1985). US sociologist and social theorist. A member of the faculty of Harvard University (1927-74), his chief works include The Social System (1951) and Sociological Theory and Modern Society (1967).
Science is intimately integrated with the whole social structure and cultural tradition. They mutually support one anotheronly in certain types of society can science flourish, and conversely without a continuous and healthy development and application of science such a society cannot function properly.Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry