Scientific theory is a contrived foothold in the chaos of living phenomena.
— Wilhelm Reich

The decline of the aperitif may well be one of the most depressing phenomena of our time.
Luis Bunuel phenomena quote

There is no philosophy which is not founded upon knowledge of the phenomena, but to get any profit from this knowledge it is absolutely necessary to be a mathematician.
— Daniel Bernoulli

A poet must be a psychologist, but a secret one: he should know and feel the roots of phenomena but present only the phenomena themselves in full bloom or as they fade away.
— Ivan Turgenev

Miracles, in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain, surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles.
— phenomena quotation by George Bernard Shaw