Manfred Eigen

Manfred Eigen

German chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1967
A theory can be proved by experiment; but no path leads from
experiment to the birth of a theory.More Manfred Eigen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong. A model has a third possibility: it may be right, but irrelevant.More Manfred Eigen quotes [09/10/2011 03:09:53]
A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong. A model has a third possibility - it may be right but irrelevant.More Manfred Eigen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A theory has only the alternative of being right or wrong. A
model has a third possibility: it may be right, but irrelevant.More Manfred Eigen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One will only be free when one plays and one's society will become a piece of art". - Herbert Marcuse
"Play is a phenomenon of nature and has directed the course of the world from the beginning of time: the formation of matter, its organization into living structures as well as the social behavior of man.More Manfred Eigen quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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