Fritz Zwicky

Fritz Zwicky

was a Swiss astronomer
I soon became convinced... that all the theorizing would be empty brain exercise and therefore a waste of time unless one first ascertained what the population of the universe really consists of.More Fritz Zwicky quotes [07/06/2011 08:07:21]
Astronomers are spherical bastards. No matter how you look at them they are just bastards.More Fritz Zwicky quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have a good idea every two years. Give me a topic, I will give you the idea! [Reputed to have been a remark made to the head of his department at Caltech.]More Fritz Zwicky quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To base the unexplainabilty and the immense wonder of nature onto an other miracle, God, is unnecessary and not acceptable for any serious thinker.More Fritz Zwicky quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mountains were once my big adventure but is is over since a long time; I still dream from the wonderful days sometimes, read also a few pages from a mountain book. But the thought of doing again active mountain climbing has faded.More Fritz Zwicky quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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