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The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world. ---->>>

If God has made the world a perfect mechanism, He has at least conceded so much to our imperfect intellect that in order to predict little parts of it, we need not solve innumerable differential equations, but can use dice with fair success. ---->>>

There are two objectionable types of believers: those who believe the incredible and those who believe that 'belief' must be discarded and replaced by 'the scientific method. ---->>>

Intellect distinguishes between the possible and the impossible; reason distinguishes between the sensible and the senseless. Even the possible can be senseless. ---->>>

I am now convinced that theoretical physics is actually philosophy. ---->>>

And the continuity of our science has not been affected by all these turbulent happenings, as the older theories have always been included as limiting cases in the new ones. ---->>>

Biography

Name: Max Born
Nationality: German
Born: December 11, 1882
Birthplace:
Die: 01-05, 1970
Occupation: Mathematician
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Max Born (German: [bɔɐ̯n]; 11 December 1882 – 5 January 1970) was a German physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He also made contributions to solid-state physics and optics and supervised the work of a number of notable physicists in the 1920s and 1930s (wikipedia)