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"Einstein's genius is intellectually leading you down the path he wants you to take. I'm not smart enough to jump the rail (pun intended) but he always answers your questions, he intentionally gets you to raise, in the next section.

That and he had too much time on his hands to come up with all this. LOL"
May 19, 2017 12:25PM

 
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"I'm skipping around reading them & they lose a lot when you write them down. They seem short, somewhat incomplete, & often silly in written form, but I can see how a story teller can embellish them into fun stories to tell around a campfire.

Some are just plain stupid, while others are brilliant. My favorite so far is The Griffin but the Devil and 3 Golden Hairs is the same story, just not quite as goold."
Jul 21, 2012 06:52AM

 
Atomic Theory And...
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Raleighhunter Raleighhunter said: " It is a collection of a great mind in physics writing in German that was translated to English to an audience of great minds in physics. This is probably not for guys like me, a novice in physics, but it is a good mental exercise.

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"I was able to understand the 2nd article much more than the 1st but only because I read Quantum: Einstein, Bohr and the Great Debate About the Nature of Reality. I actually learned something in the article. lol" May 29, 2012 06:19AM

 

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That and he had too much time on his hands to come up with all this. LOL
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Not what I was expecting, Machiavelli gets a bad rap in history. Very informative though, he has a good handle on human nature and uses relevant history to back up his advice to the prince.
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