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

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