Science, my dears, is the systematic dissection of nature, to reduce it to working parts that more or less obey universal laws. Sorcery moves in the opposite direction. It doesn’t rend, it repairs. It is synthesis rather than analysis. It builds anew rather than revealing the old. In the hands of someone truly skilled,…it is Art.A-Z Quotes. 2020. TOP 25 QUOTES BY GREGORY MAGUIRE (Of 217) | A-Z Quotes. [online] Available at: https://www.azquotes.com/author/16966-Gregory_Maguire [Accessed 9 June 2020].