Albert Einstein Quote

All these fifty years of conscious brooding have brought me no nearer to the answer to the question "What are light quanta?" Nowadays every Tom, Dick, and Harry thinks he knows it, but he is mistaken.


In: A.P. French, Einstein: A Centenary Volume, Letter to M. Besso, 1951 (p. 138)

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