Norman Pirie

My teacher, Hopkins, often commented on the craving for certainty that led so many physicists into mysticism or into the Church and similar organisations ... Faith seems to be an occupational hazard for physicists. /teacher/ Norman Pirie quotes

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Segrey Burunov I always repeat: an artist must be synthetic. An artist is clay in the hands of a director, a good director. [10/07/2020 04:10:27] More


Eugene Ryabyi A talented leader injects his blood into the team, and a careerist sucks it out of his subordinates. [09/28/2020 08:09:27] More


Eugene Ryabyi Happiness is when memories of the past are like rainbow, the sky is blue in the present, and the sun is shining in the future. [10/16/2020 06:10:15] More


Eugene Ryabyi The roots of all people are in the earth, but some will grow into majestic trees, while others will remain shrubs for life. [09/26/2020 12:09:43] More


Pope Francis I would like a church that is poor and is for the poor. [10/22/2020 09:10:30] More