Niels Bohr

1885 - 1962

A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on paradox

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

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on truth, fact, philosophy, and science

The opposite of a fact is falsehood, but the opposite of one profound truth may very well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on correction, opposites, and truth

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on falsehood, opposites, and truth

There are two kinds of truth, small truth and great truth. You can recognize a small truth because its opposite is a falsehood. The opposite of a great truth is another truth.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on logic and thinking

Address to Albert Einstein: You are not thinking. You are merely being logical.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr

Never express yourself more clearly than you think.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on correction, opposites, and truth

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. The opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on opposites and truth

There are trivial truths and great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr on opposites and truth

There are trivial truths and the great truths. The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false. The opposite of a great truth is also true.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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A Quote by Niels Henrik David Bohr

Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think.

Niels Bohr (1885 - 1962)

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