Trash Quotes (3 quotes)
I went to the trash pile at Tuskegee Institute and started my laboratory with bottles, old fruit jars and any other thing I found I could use. ... [The early efforts were] worked out almost wholly on top of my flat topped writing desk and with teacups, glasses, bottles and reagents I made myself.
The imagination merely enables us to wander into the darkness of the unknown where, by the dim light of the knowledge that we carry, we may glimpse something that seems of interest. But when we bring it out and examine it more closely it usually proves to be only trash whose glitter had caught our attention.
The more I think about the physical portion of Schrφdingers theory, the more repulsive I find it . What Schrφdinger writes about the visualizability of his theory is probably not quite right; in other words its crap.