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Wednesday
Oct272010

Optimism vs Pessimism

"The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true. "  
J. Robert Oppenheimer

Tuesday
Oct262010

On Science And Poetry

"In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite. "
Paul Dirac 

Monday
Oct252010

A Worthwhile Life

"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. "
Albert Einstein

Sunday
Oct242010

Interplay

"Natural science, does not simply describe and explain nature; it is part of the interplay between nature and ourselves. "
Werner Heisenberg

Friday
Oct222010

On Beautiful Theory

"It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong. "
Richard P. Feynman 

Thursday
Oct212010

Common Sense

"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. "
Albert Einstein

Wednesday
Oct202010

Simplicity

"The simplicities of natural laws arise through the complexities of the language we use for their expression. "
Eugene Wigner

Tuesday
Oct192010

Enthusiasm

"Enthusiasm is followed by disappointment and even depression, and then by renewed enthusiasm. "
Murray Gell-Mann

Monday
Oct182010

Physicist |ˈfizəsist| : noun

"A physicist is just an atom's way of looking at itself. "
Niels Bohr 

Saturday
Oct162010

Easiest Person To Fool

"The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool. "
Richard P. Feynman