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  • Abraham Pais
    Abraham Pais
    Dutch-American physicist 1918-2000
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    A number of current theoretical explorations will turn out to be passing fancies...
    Source: Inward Bound : Of Matter and Forces in the Physical World (1988) p. 45
  • Comte de Lautréamont
    Comte de Lautréamont
    French poet born in Uruguay 1846-1870
    Comte de Lautréamont
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    Despair, feeding, as it always does, on phantasmagoria, is imperturbably leading literature to the rejection, en masse, of all divine and social laws, towards practical and theoretical evil.
  • Barbara Kingsolver
    Barbara Kingsolver
    American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
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    Fiction and essays can create empathy for the theoretical stranger.
  • James Fenimore Cooper
    James Fenimore Cooper
    American writer 1789-1851
    James Fenimore Cooper
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    The American doctrinaire is the converse of the American demagogue, and, in this way, is scarcely less injurious to the public. The first deals in poetry, the last in cant. He is as much a visionary on one side, as the extreme theoretical democrat is a visionary on the other.
  • C. V. Raman
    C. V. Raman
    Indian physicist 1888-1970
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    The fundamental importance of the subject of molecular diffraction came first to be recognized through the theoretical work of the late Lord Rayleigh on the blue light of the sky, which he showed to be the result of the scattering of sunlight by the gases of the atmosphere.
  • Richard Feynman
    Richard Feynman
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    The theoretical broadening which comes from having many humanities subjects on the campus is offset by the general dopiness of the people who study these things...
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
    Bertrand Russell
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    The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages, or even to most civilized men.
  • Aaron Klug
    Aaron Klug
    British biophysicist 1926-2018
    Aaron Klug
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    The work requires a moderately large investment in technological and theoretical developments and long periods of time to carry them out, without the pressure to achieve quick or short term results.
  • William Pitt
    William Pitt
    British statesman 1759-1806
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    Theoretical principals must sometimes give way for the sake of practical advantages.
  • Bruce Jackson
    Bruce Jackson
    American folklorist, documentary filmmaker and writer 1936-
    Bruce Jackson
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    When friends and lovers die and your world gets quieter; that's when the silence comes closer; that's when next isn't the least bit theoretical or abstract.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
    Ben Horowitz
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    With communication technology in general, there's a kind of certain critical mass of people. Once you get to 15% of the world's entire population using one communication technology, that's a big deal. It's beyond the theoretical at this point. The people who think it's a fad have probably not been paying that much attention.
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