Manjit Kumar

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Manjit Kumar



Average rating: 4.23 · 8,524 ratings · 438 reviews · 5 distinct worksSimilar authors
Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and...

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“After Elsa’s death, Einstein established a routine that as the years passed varied less and less. Breakfast between 9 and 10 was followed by a walk to the institute. After working until 1pm he would return home for lunch and a nap. Afterwards he would work in his study until dinner between 6.30 and 7pm. If not entertaining guests, he would return to work until he went to bed between 11 and 12. He rarely went to the theatre or to a concert, and unlike Bohr, hardly ever watched a movie. He was, Einstein said in 1936, ‘living in the kind of solitude that is painful in one’s youth but in one’s more mature years is delicious’.”
Manjit Kumar, Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality

“Marriage is,’ Einstein said later, ‘the unsuccessful attempt to make something lasting out of an incident.”
Manjit Kumar, Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality

“Although it might be heuristically useful to bear in mind what one has actually observed, in principle, he argued, 'it is quite wrong to try founding a theory on observable magnitudes alone'. 'In reality the very opposite happens. It is the theory which decides what we can observe.”
Manjit Kumar, Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality

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