James Jeans

James Jeans

In this model, the sun is a very tiny speck of dust indeed-a speck less than a three-thousandth of an inch in diameter ... Think of the sun as something less than a speck of dust in a vast city, of the earth as less than a millionth part of such a speck of dust, and we have perhaps as vivid a picture as the mind can really grasp of the relation of our home in space to the rest of the universe.More James Jeans quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The essential fact is that all the pictures which science now draws of nature, and which alone seem capable of according with observational facts, are mathematical pictures.More James Jeans quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The human race, whose intelligence dates back only a single tick of the astronomical clock, could hardly hope to understand so soon what it all means.More James Jeans quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The really happy person is the one who can enjoy the scenery, even when they have to take a detour.[make the best of what is necessary...if you can't have what you love, love what you have...as there are lovable or at least positive aspects in everything, because anything could be worse]More James Jeans quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To travel hopefully is better than to arrive.More James Jeans quotes [08/08/2011 04:08:54]

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