Steven Weinberg Quotes

Who is Steven Weinberg?

Steven Weinberg was an American theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate.

Born May 03, 1933
Died July 23, 2021

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Best 9 Quotes by Steven Weinberg

“Anything that we scientists can do to weaken the hold of religion, should be done and may, in fact, in the end, be our greatest contribution to civilization.”

Steven Weinberg

“In complexity, it is only simplicity that can be interesting.”

Steven Weinberg

“Most scientists I know don't care enough about religion even to call themselves atheists.”

Steven Weinberg

“Science doesn't make it impossible to believe in God, it just makes it possible not to believe in God.”

Steven Weinberg

“The invisible and the non-existent look very much alike.”

Steven Weinberg

“This is one of the great social functions of science – to free people from superstition.”

Steven Weinberg

Dreams of a Final Theory Quotes

“All logical arguments can be defeated by the simple refusal to reason logically.”

Steven Weinberg
Dreams of a Final Theory

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“Sometimes nature seems more beautiful than strictly necessary.”

Steven Weinberg
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Facing Up Quotes

“A physicist friend of mine once said that in facing death, he drew some consolation from the reflection that he would never again have to look up the word 'hermeneutics' in the dictionary.”

Steven Weinberg
Facing Up

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