Quotes: determinism

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  • Norman Cousins
    Norman Cousins
    American Editor, Humanitarian, Author 1915-1990
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    Free will and determinism are like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you is determinism. The way you play your hand is free will.
  • It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting anything with perfect determinism because it deals with probabilities from the outset.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru
    Jawaharlal Nehru
    Indian nationalist and statesman 1889-1964
    Jawaharlal Nehru
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    Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
    G. C. Lichtenberg
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    Man is a masterpiece of creation if for no other reason than that, all the weight of evidence for determinism notwithstanding, he believes he has free will.
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