Quotations that match 'particle'.

The particle and the planet are subject to the same laws and what is learned of one will be known of the other. James Smithson
[ Known Laws Learned Other Particle Planet Same Subject Will]
If God creates a world of particles and waves, dancing in obedience to mathematical and physical laws, who are we to say that he cannot make use of those laws to cover the surface of a small planet with living creatures? Martin Gardner
[ Cannot Cover Creates Creatures Dancing God Laws Living Make Mathematical Obedience Particles Physical Planet Say Small Surface Those Use Waves World]
I think also of my colleagues in elementary particle theory in many lands, and feel that in some measure I am here as a representative of our small, informal, international fraternity. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Also Am Colleagues Elementary Feel Fraternity Here Informal International Lands Many Measure Our Particle Representative Small Some Theory Think]
I do not keep up with the details of particle physics. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Details Keep Particle Physics Up]
Enthusiasm is the divine particle in our composition: with it we are great, generous, and true; without it, we are little, false, and mean. Letitia Landon
[ Composition Divine Enthusiasm False Generous Great Little Mean Our Particle True Without]
The minute those two little particles inside a woman's womb have joined together, billions of decisions have been made. A thing like that has to come from entropy. Rex Stout
[ Been Billions Come Decisions Entropy Inside Joined Little Made Minute Particles Thing Those Together Two Woman Womb]
Even if a university should turn out to be another version of a school, I had decided I could lose myself afterwards as an anonymous particle of the London I already loved. Patrick White
[ Afterwards Already Anonymous Another Could Decided Even Had London Lose Loved Myself Out Particle School Should Turn University Version]
What I try to do in the book is to trace the chain of relationships running from elementary particles, fundamental building blocks of matter everywhere in the universe, such as quarks, all the way to complex entities, and in particular complex adaptive system like jaguars. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Adaptive Blocks Book Building Chain Complex Elementary Entities Everywhere Fundamental Jaguars Matter Particles Particular Relationships Running Such System Trace Try Universe Way]
If I could remember the names of all these particles, I'd be a botanist. Enrico Fermi
[ Could Names Particles Remember These]
A careful analysis of the process of observation in atomic physics has shown that the subatomic particles have no meaning as isolated entities, but can only be understood as interconnections between the preparation of an experiment and the subsequent measurement. Erwin Schrodinger
[ Analysis Atomic Between Careful Entities Experiment Isolated Meaning Measurement Observation Only Particles Physics Preparation Process Shown Subsequent Understood]
Life is a wave, which in no two consecutive moments of its existence is composed of the same particles. John Tyndall
[ Composed Consecutive Existence Life Moments Particles Same Two Wave Which]
Technically you need the extra dimensions. At first people didn't like them too much, but they've got a big benefit, which is that the ability of string theory to describe all the elementary particles and their forces along with gravity depends on using the extra dimensions. Edward Witten
[ Ability Along Benefit Big Depends Describe Dimensions Elementary Extra First Forces Got Gravity Much Need Particles String Technically Their Them Theory Too Using Which]
There is nothing real about film. Nothing. Even the light particles that project the film can't be proven to exist. Nothing is there. Richard Gere
[ Even Exist Film Light Nothing Particles Project Proven Real]
It is good a philosopher should remind himself, now and then, that he is a particle pontificating on infinity. Ariel Durant
[ Good Himself Infinity Now Particle Philosopher Remind Should Then]
At the head of these new discoveries and insights comes the establishment of the facts that electricity is composed of discrete particles of equal size, or quanta, and that light is an electromagnetic wave motion. Johannes Stark
[ Comes Composed Discoveries Discrete Electricity Electromagnetic Equal Establishment Facts Head Insights Light Motion New Particles Quanta Size These Wave]
All the sculptures of today, like those of the past, will end one day in pieces... So it is important to fashion ones work carefully in its smallest recess and charge every particle of matter with life. Alberto Giacometti
[ Carefully Charge Day End Every Fashion Important Life Matter Ones Particle Past Pieces Recess Sculptures Smallest Those Today Will Work]
My interest in matters more directly concerned with the handling of particles was growing, in the meantime, stimulated by many contacts with people understanding accelerators. Simon van der Meer
[ Concerned Contacts Directly Growing Handling Interest Many Matters Meantime More Particles Stimulated Understanding]
Human beings are creators, flinging powerful images into the minds of their fellow men. And all of these images are built of tiny particles of thought. Roy H. Williams
[ Beings Built Creators Fellow Human Images Into Men Minds Particles Powerful Their These Thought Tiny]
It's indeed surprising that replacing the elementary particle with a string leads to such a big change in things. I'm tempted to say that it has to do with the fuzziness it introduces. Edward Witten
[ Big Change Elementary Indeed Introduces Leads Particle Replacing Say String Such Surprising Tempted Things]
Today's particle physics describe light as a crumple in space, and we may have deformed space in such a way that they noticed something peculiar - and they had the ability to investigate it. Dwight Schultz
[ Ability Deformed Describe Had Investigate Light May Noticed Particle Peculiar Physics Something Space Such Today Way]
You have that one basic string, but it can vibrate in many ways. But we're trying to get a lot of particles because experimental physicists have discovered a lot of particles. Edward Witten
[ Basic Because Discovered Experimental Get Lot Many Particles Physicists String Trying Vibrate Ways]
Measurements of the specific ionization of both the positive and negative particles, by counting the number of droplets per unit length along the tracks, showed the great majority of both the positive and negative particles to possess unit electric charge. Carl D. Anderson
[ Along Both Charge Counting Electric Great Ionization Length Majority Measurements Negative Number Particles Per Positive Possess Showed Specific Tracks Unit]
Spreading out the particle into a string is a step in the direction of making everything we're familiar with fuzzy. You enter a completely new world where things aren't at all what you're used to. Edward Witten
[ Completely Direction Enter Everything Familiar Fuzzy Into Making New Out Particle Spreading Step String Things Used Where World]
The material particle nature of primary cosmic radiation has been confirmed, although the processes turned out to be extraordinarily more complicated than we had assumed. Walther Bothe
[ Although Assumed Been Complicated Confirmed Cosmic Extraordinarily Had Material More Nature Out Particle Primary Processes Radiation Than Turned]
The first stage had been all over before the doctors even knew they were dealing with a new sickness; it was the direct reaction to the bombardment of the body, at the moment when the bomb went off, by neutrons, beta particles, and gamma rays. John Hersey
[ Been Before Beta Body Bomb Dealing Direct Doctors Even First Gamma Had Knew Moment Neutrons New Off Over Particles Rays Reaction Sickness Stage Went Were]
The solution of the difficulty is that the two mental pictures which experiment lead us to form - the one of the particles, the other of the waves - are both incomplete and have only the validity of analogies which are accurate only in limiting cases. Werner Heisenberg
[ Accurate Analogies Both Cases Difficulty Experiment Form Incomplete Lead Limiting Mental Only Other Particles Pictures Solution Two Us Validity Waves Which]
In this case, the particle formed has correspondingly less energy, whereas the product nucleus passes into the ground state with emission of the quantity of energy saved as gamma radiation. Walther Bothe
[ Case Correspondingly Emission Energy Formed Gamma Ground Into Less Nucleus Particle Passes Product Quantity Radiation Saved State Whereas]
Love is life. All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. Everything is, everything exists, only because I love. Everything is united by it alone. Love is God, and to die means that I, a particle of love, shall return to the general and eternal source. Leo Tolstoy
[ Alone Because Die Eternal Everything Exists General God Life Love Means Only Particle Return Shall Source Understand United]
We have now seen that there is no particle of evidence for the Egyptian origin of Tarot cards. Arthur E. Waite
[ Cards Egyptian Evidence Now Origin Particle Seen Tarot]
Experience is never limited, and it is never complete; it is an immense sensibility, a kind of huge spider-web of the finest silken threads suspended in the chamber of consciousness, and catching every air-borne particle in its tissue. Henry James
[ Catching Chamber Complete Consciousness Every Experience Finest Huge Immense Kind Limited Never Particle Sensibility Silken Suspended Threads Tissue]
My present work concerns the problems connected with the theory of elementary particles, the theory of gravitation and cosmology and I shall be glad if I can manage to make some contribution to these important branches of science. Andrei Sakharov
[ Branches Concerns Connected Contribution Cosmology Elementary Glad Gravitation Important Make Manage Particles Present Problems Science Shall Some Theory These Work]
The postdoc explained to me how to distinguish different sorts of particles on the basis of the amounts of energy they deposited in various sorts of detectors, spark chambers, calorimeters, what have you. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Amounts Basis Chambers Deposited Detectors Different Distinguish Energy Explained How Particles Sorts Spark Various]
String theory is an attempt at a deeper description of nature by thinking of an elementary particle not as a little point but as a little loop of vibrating string. Edward Witten
[ Attempt Deeper Description Elementary Little Loop Nature Particle Point String Theory Thinking Vibrating]
We converse as we live by repeating, by combining and recombining a few elements over and over again just as nature does when of elementary particles it builds a world. William Gass
[ Again Builds Combining Converse Does Elementary Elements Few Just Live Nature Over Particles Repeating World]
The application of a strong magnetic field enables the measurement of the energy of the most penetrating particles to be carried out, and the method may be capable of still further extension and improvement. Victor Francis Hess
[ Application Capable Carried Enables Energy Extension Field Further Improvement Magnetic May Measurement Method Most Out Particles Penetrating Still Strong]
The particular features of the photographic method of detecting atomic particles enabled us to establish the existence of transient forms of matter which had escaped recognition by other methods. Cecil Frank Powell
[ Atomic Detecting Enabled Escaped Establish Existence Features Forms Had Matter Method Methods Other Particles Particular Photographic Recognition Transient Us Which]
While at Chicago my interest in the new field of particle physics was stimulated by a course given by Gell- Mann, who was developing his ideas about Strangeness at the time. James Cronin
[ Chicago Course Developing Field Given His Ideas Interest Mann New Particle Physics Stimulated Strangeness Time While]
Happiness is a sunbeam which may pass through a thousand bosoms without losing a particle of its original ray; nay, when it strikes on a kindred heart, like the converged light on a mirror, it reflects itself with redoubled brightness. It is not perfected till it is shared. Jane Porter
[ Bosoms Brightness Happiness Heart Itself Kindred Light Losing May Mirror Nay Original Particle Pass Perfected Ray Redoubled Reflects Shared Strikes Sunbeam Thousand Through Till Which Without]
Having those extra dimensions and therefore many ways the string can vibrate in many different directions turns out to be the key to being able to describe all the particles that we see. Edward Witten
[ Able Being Describe Different Dimensions Directions Extra Having Key Many Out Particles See String Therefore Those Turns Vibrate Ways]