Erwin Schrödinger Quote

I am born into an environment — I know not whence I came nor whither I go nor who I am. This is my situation as yours, every single one of you. The fact that everyone always was in this same situation, and always will be, tells me nothing. Our burning question as to the whence and whither — all we can ourselves observe about it is the present environment. That is why we are eager to find out about it as much as we can. That is science, learning, knowledge; it is the true source of every spiritual endeavour of man. We try to find out as much as we can about the spatial and temporal surroundings of the place in which we find ourselves put by birth…


Science and Humanism (1951)

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I am born into an environment — I know not whence I came nor whither I go nor who I am. This is my situation as yours, every single one of you. The ...

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I am born into an environment — I know not whence I came nor whither I go nor who I am. This is my situation as yours, every single one of you. The ...

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I am born into an environment — I know not whence I came nor whither I go nor who I am. This is my situation as yours, every single one of you. The ...

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I am born into an environment — I know not whence I came nor whither I go nor who I am. This is my situation as yours, every single one of you. The ...