Julian Schwinger

Julian Schwinger

Is the purpose of theoretical physics to be no more than a cataloging of all the things that can happen when particles interact with each other and seperate? Or is it to be an understanding at a deeper level in which there are things that are not directly observable (as the underlying quantized fields are) but in terms of which we shall have a more fundamental understanding?More Julian Schwinger quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The pressure for conformity is enormous. I have experienced it in editors’ rejection of submitted papers, based on venomous criticism of anonymous referees. The replacement of impartial reviewing by censorship will be the death of science.More Julian Schwinger quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Perhaps the most important contribution to science that the Royal Society has made in its three centuries of existence is its early role in publishing Newton's masterful account of his discoveries.More Julian Schwinger quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Leonid Parfenov Manager is now the same massively faceless profession as an engineer before. [06/17/2020 10:06:44] More


Ivan Aivazovsky Nature is everything for the artist, in its depths is our instruction. [06/28/2020 10:06:13] More


Ferdinand Porsche In the beginning I looked around and, not finding the automobile of my dreams, decided to build it myself. [06/24/2020 08:06:56] More


Rached Ghannouchi We in Tunisia have no problem with respecting other peoples religion, and we have a long tradition of that. [07/12/2020 07:07:52] More


Dmitriy Raevsky Mountains are the only way to test your masculinity [06/29/2020 01:06:21] More