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We are all agreed that your theory is crazy.
by Niels Bohr

We are all agreed that your theory is crazy.
The question which divides us is whether it is crazy
enough to have a chance of being correct.
My own feeling is that it is not crazy enough.
- Niels Bohr

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement.
But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
- Niels Bohr

There are trivial truths and there are great truths.
The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false.
The opposite of a great truth is also true.
- Niels Bohr

Your theory is crazy, but it's not crazy enough to be true.
- Niels Bohr

 

Everything we call real is made of things that cannot be regarded as real.
- Niels Bohr

If quantum mechanics hasn't profoundly shocked you,
you haven't understood it yet.
- Niels Bohr

The opposite of a fact is falsehood,
but the opposite of one profound truth may very well
be another profound truth.
- Niels Bohr

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Never express yourself more clearly than you are able to think.
- Niels Bohr

It is wrong to think that the task of physics is to find out how Nature is.
Physics concerns what we say about Nature.
- Niels Bohr

A physicist is just an atom's way of looking at itself.
- Niels Bohr

Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future.
- Niels Bohr

When it comes to atoms, language can be used only as in poetry.
The poet, too, is not nearly so concerned with describing
facts as with creating images.
- Niels Bohr

Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution.
It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it.
- Niels Bohr

If anybody says he can think about quantum physics without getting giddy,
that only shows he has not understood the first thing about them.
- Niels Bohr

No, no, you're not thinking; you're just being logical.
- Niels Bohr

An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made,
in a narrow field.
- Niels Bohr

There are some things so serious you have to laugh at them.
- Niels Bohr

An expert is someone who knows some of the worst mistakes,
which can be made, in a very narrow field.
- Niels Bohr

You are not thinking.
You are merely being logical.
- Niels Bohr

Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation,
but as a question.
- Niels Bohr

How wonderful that we have met with a paradox.
Now we have some hope of making progress.
- Niels Bohr

The best weapon of a dictatorship is secrecy,
but the best weapon of a democracy should be the weapon of openness.
- Niels Bohr

Einstein, stop telling God what to do!
- Niels Bohr

Technology has advanced more in the last thirty years
than in the previous two thousand.
The exponential increase in advancement will only continue.
Anthropological Commentary The opposite of a trivial truth is false;
the opposite of a great truth is also true.
- Niels Bohr

Friendship is the only thing in the world
concerning the usefulness of which all mankind are agreed.
- Cicero

The Bible says that two cannot walk together unless they are agreed.
- Peter Akinola

Everybody was tellin' me that I had to do something different,
and I kind of agreed that I did need to vary it a little bit.
I still love some rock 'n' roll too.
- Johnny Winter

Heisenberg, Max Plank and Einstein, they all agreed
that science could not solve the mystery of the universe.
- Harry Dean Stanton

All are agreed, that the increase of learning and good
morals are great blessings to society.
- Joseph Lancaster

Truth, after all, wears a different face to everybody,
and it would be too tedious to wait till all were agreed.
- James Russell Lowell

We wanted to be certain they didn't have a bigger deficit,
and Kennedy agreed with me.
- Wilbur Mills

I talked with Brian Stokes Mitchell,
who agreed with me that if you have a gift there is always stuff to do.
- Estelle Parsons

The only kind of coercion I recommend is mutual coercion,
mutually agreed upon by the majority of the people affected.
- Garrett Hardin

Our relationship was cursed by the fact that we agreed on everything.
- Elia Kazan

I agreed on condition that we found a completely new
concept that had nothing to do with the latest books.
- Bernard Pivot

What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks
the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
- Bliss Carman

I often wish...
that I could rid the world of the tyranny of facts.
What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks
the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
- Bliss Carman

I knew her work very well and I knew that if she offered me a role in her movie,
it wouldn't be something stupid.
So I agreed to do the film before I read the script.
- Beatrice Dalle

All the knowing ones were consulted as to the issue,
and they all agreed, to a man, in one of two opinions:
either that Bob would flog Billy,
or Billy would flog Bob.
- Augustus Baldwin Longstreet

France and Italy have not yet signed this treaty or
agreed to naval limitation as between those nations,
but I have confidence that in time they will do so.
- Frank B. Kellogg

It is considered a major sin to break a contract,
if you agreed, especially with military situations.
- John Walker Lindh

Once you've agreed the script, you must be willing
to go as far as it needs to go on set.
- Ewan McGregor

There's a stability and growth pact which was agreed
for the eleven countries which tries to limit the size
of budget deficits among the eleven countries.
- Robert C. Solomon

I wanted to do Buddy Faro as a small budget movie.
They said no.
So I wanted to do it as a series of recurring TV movies,
and they said no.
So I agreed to do it as a series.
- Dennis Farina

And I agreed the feeling of action as he was flying or jumping or leaping -
a flowing cape would give it movement.
It really helped, and it was very easy to draw.
- Joe Shuster

Every mind which has given itself to self-expression
in art is aware of a directing agency outside its conscious
control which it has agreed to label 'inspiration'.
- Norman Lindsay

History is a set of lies agreed upon.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

He who is silent must be agreed with,
for what shall the wings of opposition thresh upon,
without the winds of conversation to shoulder them.
- Bryant H. McGill

Democrats never agree on anything, that's why they're Democrats.
If they agreed with each other, they would be Republicans.
- Will Rogers

Our embedded reporters during the war agreed to guidelines
established by the military.
- Jim Walton

As far as the sovereignty of Bosnia-Hercegovina is
concerned we agreed to have limited sovereignty for
a limited time and that is clear from the Dayton Agreement.
- Alija Izetbegovic

Right action tends to be defined in terms of general
individual rights and standards that have been critically
examined and agreed upon by the whole society.
- Lawrence Kohlberg

And I agreed with that, and I couldn't wait to change my name anyway,
because I'm not too fond of the name of Reginald.
It's a very kind of '50s English name.
- Elton John

Societies depend on agreed rules.
- John M. Smith

It cannot be assumed that equity was following common
law whenever they agreed,
any more than the converse.
- Frederick Pollock

There was certainly less profanity in the Godfather than in the Sopranos.
There was a kind of respect.
It's not that I totally agreed with it,
but it was a great piece of art.
- Danny Aiello

But on the extremist side I didn't get any rejections at all.
Everyone agreed to talk to me.
- Jon Ronson

While I have corrected agreed factual errors,
I have not been inhibited from writing what I felt
to be the truth about The Prince of Wales.
- Jonathan Dimbleby

It has happened to me to meet many of the men of my
day whom the world agreed to call great.
- Rebecca H. Davis

Climatologists are all agreed that we'd be lucky to
see the end of this century without the world being
a totally different place,
and being 8 or 9 degrees hotter on average.
- James Lovelock

So on May 1, 1987, at Gary's invitation,
I agreed to see him one last time - to confront him
face-to-face about his sincerity and with the intention
of ending our brief relationship.
- Donna Rice

However difficult it may be to bring it about,
some form of world government, with agreed international
law and means of enforcing the law,
is inevitable.
- John Boyd Orr

We agreed that we cannot let personal political attacks
get in the way of doing the very best we can for California's children.
- Rob Reiner

So I went to George and told him I had the opportunity
to become the figurehead of a government safety campaign,
and he agreed to give me the week off and reschedule shooting!
- David Prowse

It is commonly agreed that children spend more hours
per year watching television than in the classroom,
and far less in actual conversation with their parents.
- Paul Weyrich

NATO and the EU have also agreed on permanent arrangements
on consultation and cooperation between themselves.
- Lord Robertson

We own almost all our knowledge not to those who have
agreed but to those who have differed.
- Charles Caleb Colton

It only worked for a little while; the morning after
I agreed to go with Universal,
an article came out in the Hollywood trade papers,
and the secret was out.
- Laura Hillenbrand

I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.
- Dudley Field Malone

To know ourselves, is agreed by all to be the most useful Learning;
the first Lessons,
therefore, given us ought to be on that Subject.
- Eliza Haywood

The most important thing is that Milosevic agreed to
sit at the negotiating table with the Kosovo Albanians.
- Boris Yeltsin


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