Quotes by Werner Heisenberg, Philosophical Problems of Nuclear Science, New York: Fawcett 1966, p.13

A consistent pursuit of classical physics forces a transformation in the very heart of that physics.

Werner Heisenberg, Philosophical Problems of Nuclear Science, New York: Fawcett 1966, p.13

Other Great Authors


...people are by nature fickle, and it is easy to persuade them of something, but difficult to keep them persuaded.

Niccolo Machiavelli, The Prince

I am certain there is too much certainty in the world.

Michael Crichton, State of Fear

When life is kicking others in the teeth, Become a dentist.

Kevin Meyers

Fact of the matter is, there is no hip world, there is no straight world. There's a world, you see, which has people in it who believe in a variety of different things. Everybody believes in something and everybody, by virtue of the fact that they believe in something, use that something to support their own existence.

Frank Zappa

Whoever loveth me, loveth my hound.

Sir Thomas More

Brigands demand your money or your life; women require both.

Nicholas Murray Butler »

We believe that an informed citizenry will act for life and not for death. (on atomic energy)

Albert Einstein »

Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls Who steals my purse steals trash 'tis something, nothing 'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him And makes me poor indeed.

William Shakespeare »