Fred Hoyle - Quotes

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I don't see the logic of rejecting data just because they seem incredible. ---->>>

The man who voyages strange seas must of necessity be a little unsure of himself. It is the man with the flashy air of knowing everything, who is always with it, that we should beware of. ---->>>

Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards. ---->>>

There is a coherent plan in the universe, though I don't know what it's a plan for. ---->>>

Things are the way they are because they were the way they were. ---->>>

Once I had learnt my twelve times table (at the age of three) it was downhill all the way. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 06-24, 1915
Birthplace: Gilstead, Bingley, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Die: 08-20, 2001
Occupation: Scientist

Sir Fred Hoyle FRS (24 June 1915 – 20 August 2001) was an English astronomer noted primarily for the theory of stellar nucleosynthesis, but also for his often controversial stances on other scientific matters—in particular his rejection of the "Big Bang" theory, a term coined by him on BBC radio, and his promotion of panspermia as the origin of life on Earth (wikipedia)