Albert Einstein Quote

That this insecure and contradictory foundation was sufficient to enable a man of Bohr's unique instinct and sensitivity to discover the principal laws of the spectral lines and of the electron shell of the atoms, together with their significance for chemistry appeared to me as a miracle - and appears to me a miracle even today.


Translated by Paul Arthur Schlipp, Albert Einstein: Autobiographical Notes (p. 43)

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