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Time figures as the mortar which binds the bricks of matter together.
Time leaves its mark, its wrinkles and its grey hairs, on the stars, so that we can guess their ages tolerable well, and the evidence is all in favor of stellar lives, not of thousands of millions, but of millions of millions, of years.
Although of primary importance in all branches of physics and an indispensable conceptual tool of scientific thought, the notion of mass seems to elude all attempts at a fully comprehensive elucidation and a logical as well as scientifically unobjectionable definition.
Space is as different from position as time is different from motion.
Like all science, the science of space must still be classed as unfinished business.
Time in general is to duration as place is to expansion.
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The stars are scattered all over the sky like shimmering tears, there must be great pain in the eye from which they trickled.
April 13, 1915
December 18, 2010
Max Jammer, was an Israeli physicist and philosopher of physics. He was born in Berlin, Germany.
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