opposites

A Quote by Peter David on opposites

Opposites can attract, as in magnetism. Or explode, as in matter and antimatter

Peter David

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Paul Tillich on doubt, faith, and opposites

Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith.

Paul Tillich (1886 - 1965)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac on opposites, people, poetry, science, and understanding

In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.

Paul A.M. Dirac (1902 - 1984)

Source: H. Eves Mathematical Circles Adieu, Boston: Prindle, Weber and Schmidt, 1977.

Contributed by: Zaady

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)

Contributed by: Zaady

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

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 (1885 - 1962)

Contributed by: Zaady

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)

Contributed by: Zaady

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)

Contributed by: Zaady

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)

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Nathaniel Branden on achievement, belief, life, opposites, popularity, reward, and self-esteem

To preserve an unclouded capacity for the enjoyment of life is an unusual moral and psychological achievement. Contrary to popular belief, it is not the prerogative of mindlessness, but the exact opposite: It is the reward of self-esteem.

Nathaniel Branden

Contributed by: Zaady

A Quote by Malcolm S. Forbes on opposites and trying

Trying to impress others does - usually in quite the opposite way.

Malcolm Forbes (1919 - 1990)

Contributed by: Zaady

Syndicate content