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Quotes by Niels Bohr - (13 quotes)

Niels Bohr - From the Difficulty category:

Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Expression category:

Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Future category:

It is difficult to predict, especially the future. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Humour category:

There are some things so serious you have to laugh at them. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Mistakes category:

An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a narrow field. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Opposites category:

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Poetry category:

When it comes to atoms, language can be used only as in poetry. The poet, too, is not nearly so concerned with describing facts as with creating images. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Problems category:

How wonderful that we have met with a paradox. Now we have some hope of making progress. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Questions category:

Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation but as a question. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Reality category:

Everything we call real is made of things that cannot be regarded as real. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Technology category:

Technology has advanced more in the last thirty years than in the previous two thousand. The exponential increase in advancement will only continue. Anthropological Commentary: The opposite of a trivial truth is false; the opposite of a great truth is also true. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Theory category:

We are all agreed that your theory is crazy. The question which divides us is whether it is crazy enough to have a chance of being correct. My own feeling is that it is not crazy enough. (Niels Bohr)

Niels Bohr - From the Thinking category:

No, no, you're not thinking; you're just being logical. (Niels Bohr)