Physics Related Quotes



“Edward Teller's genius has produced monumental contributions to physics, ... This professorship constitutes an honor that will, above all else and in perpetuity, remind us of that genius and those contributions.”

Larry Vanderhoef


“A theory is something nobody believes, except the person who made it. An experiment is something everybody believes, except the person who made it.”

Albert Einstein


“Bonta's law: Everything that could go wrong, doesn't.”

Vanna Bonta


“What people don't realize is that these cars carry up to 120 mph speeds. The laws of physics say the parts keep going when the car hits something.”

Aaron Johnson


“The automobile today is nothing more than a rolling physics lab with a lot of computers in it. These kids are the computer generation. They grab the technology and go fast with it.”

David Sloan


“There's no way we'll ever understand that. It's like explaining quantum physics to a 3-year-old.”

Don Vincent


“We want to stimulate demand for physics and encourage young people across the UK to study it whatever their financial or social background.”

Robert Kirby


“[They can] shout down the head of the physics department at Cal Tech.”

Adm James Stockdale


“When my car broke down, I realized the engine was nothing more than a giant jigsaw puzzle.”

Vanna Bonta


“Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.”

Albert Einstein