Arthur Eddington Quote

It is quite commonly said that scientific theories about the world are neither true nor false but merely convenient or inconvenient.


The Nature of the Physical World, Chapter XIII (p. 285), The University Press. 1929

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It is quite commonly said that scientific theories about the world are neither true nor false but merely convenient or inconvenient.

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It is quite commonly said that scientific theories about the world are neither true nor false but merely convenient or inconvenient.

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It is quite commonly said that scientific theories about the world are neither true nor false but merely convenient or inconvenient.

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It is quite commonly said that scientific theories about the world are neither true nor false but merely convenient or inconvenient.