Authors - Arthur Eddington

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Quote 5325by Anonymous on 20/06/2011

I ask you to look both ways. For the road to a knowledge of the stars leads through the atom; and important knowledge of the atom has been reached through the stars.
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    Quote 5380by Anonymous on 24/06/2011

    We have found a strange footprint on the shores of the unknown. We have devised profound theories, one after another, to account for its origins. At last, we have succeeded in reconstructing the creature that made the footprint. And lo! It is our own.
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      Quote 6447by Anonymous on 19/09/2011

      The mathematics is not there till we put it there.
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        Quote 7253by Anonymous on 29/10/2011

        Something unknown is doing we don't know what.
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          Quote 7383by Anonymous on 08/11/2011

          We used to think that if we knew one, we knew two, because one and one are two. We are finding that we must learn a great deal more about 'and'.
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            Quote 12928by Anonymous on 02/06/2013

            Science is one thing, wisdom is another. Science is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingers.
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