Arthur Eddington Quote

That which in the physical world shadows the nonsense in the mind affords no ground for its condemnation. In a world of aether and electrons we might perhaps encounter nonsense; we could not encounter damned nonsense.


The Nature of the Physical World, Conclusion (p. 345), The Macmillan Company. 1930

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That which in the physical world shadows the nonsense in the mind affords no ground for its condemnation. In a world of aether and electrons we might ...

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That which in the physical world shadows the nonsense in the mind affords no ground for its condemnation. In a world of aether and electrons we might ...

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That which in the physical world shadows the nonsense in the mind affords no ground for its condemnation. In a world of aether and electrons we might ...

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That which in the physical world shadows the nonsense in the mind affords no ground for its condemnation. In a world of aether and electrons we might ...