Albert Einstein Quote

A theory is the more impressive the greater the simplicity of its premises is, the more different kinds of things it relates, and the more extended is its area of applicability. Therefore the deep impression which classical thermodynamics made upon me. It is the only physical theory of universal content concerning which I am convinced that, within the framework of the applicability of its basic concepts, it will never be overthrown (for the special attention of those who are skeptics on principle).


"Autobiographical Notes" (1949)

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A theory is the more impressive the greater the simplicity of its premises is, the more different kinds of things it relates, and the more extended...

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A theory is the more impressive the greater the simplicity of its premises is, the more different kinds of things it relates, and the more extended...

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A theory is the more impressive the greater the simplicity of its premises is, the more different kinds of things it relates, and the more extended...

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A theory is the more impressive the greater the simplicity of its premises is, the more different kinds of things it relates, and the more extended...