Werner Heisenberg Quote

Only those revolutions in science will prove fruitful and beneficial whose investigators try to change as little as possible and limit themselves to the solution of a particular and clearly defined problem. Any attempt to make a clean sweep of everything or to change things arbitrarily leads to utter confusion.


Physics and Beyond: Encounters and Conversations, Chapter 12 (p. 148), Harper & Row, Publishers. 1971

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