Quotations by James Jeans
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Born: Tuesday, September 11, 1877
Died: Monday, September 16, 1946 (69 years old)
From the intrinsic evidence of his creation, the Great Architect of the Universe now begins to appear as a pure mathematician.
(Keywords: Creation, Now, Universe)
Life exists in the universe only because the carbon atom possesses certain exceptional properties.
(Keywords: Life, Universe)
Put three grains of sand inside a vast cathedral, and the cathedral will be more closely packed with sand than space is with stars.
(Keywords: Space, Stars, Will)
The plain fact is that there are no conclusions.
The universe begins to look more like a great thought than a great machine.
(Keywords: Thought, Machine, Universe)
To travel hopefully is better than to arrive.