Bertrand Russell Quote

Physics is mathematical not because we know so much about the physical world, but because we know so little: it is only its mathematical properties that we can discover.


An Outline of Philosophy Ch.15 The Nature of our Knowledge of Physics (1927)

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Physics is mathematical not because we know so much about the physical world, but because we know so little: it is only its mathematical properties...

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Physics is mathematical not because we know so much about the physical world, but because we know so little: it is only its mathematical properties...

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Physics is mathematical not because we know so much about the physical world, but because we know so little: it is only its mathematical properties...

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Physics is mathematical not because we know so much about the physical world, but because we know so little: it is only its mathematical properties...