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Max Born

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The belief that there is only one truth, and that oneself is in possession of it, is the root of all evil in the world.

— Max Born

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I am now convinced that theoretical physics is actually philosophy.

— Max Born

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And the continuity of our science has not been affected by all these turbulent happenings, as the older theories have always been included as limiting cases in the new ones.

— Max Born

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Intellect distinguishes between the possible and the impossible; reason distinguishes between the sensible and the senseless. Even the possible can be senseless.

— Max Born

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There are two objectionable types of believers: those who believe the incredible and those who believe that 'belief' must be discarded and replaced by 'the scientific method.

— Max Born

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Richard Courant a mathematician and Privatdozent called these people the "in group. Shortly after World War II a number of scientists suggested that Born update and translate his work into English. Despite never practising his religion Born refused to convert and his wedding on 2 August 1913 was a garden ceremony.

He retired to Bad Pyrmont in West Germany. He died in hospital in Göttingen on 5 January 1970.

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