Richard Feynman Quotes

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Richard Feynman Quotes

Richard Feynman (11 May 1918 – 15 February 1988) was an American theoretical physicist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. Richard Feynman was born on 11 May 1918, in New York, New York, United States. Feynman attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) for his undergraduate studies. He graduated in 1939 with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. During World War II, Feynman worked on the Manhattan Project, a research project that developed the atomic bomb. After the war, he pursued his Ph.D. at Princeton University under the guidance of John Archibald Wheeler, completing his thesis titled “The Principle of Least Action in Quantum Mechanics” in 1942.

Famous Richard Feynman Quotes

“If you think you understand quantum mechanics, you don’t understand quantum mechanics.” ~ Richard P. Feynman
You can always recognize truth by its beauty and simplicity.
Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
We never are definitely right, we can only be sure we are wrong.
Don’t pay attention to “authorities,” think for yourself.
Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
If you can’t explain something to a first year student, then you haven’t really understood .
It doesn’t matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn’t matter how smart you are. If it doesn’t agree with experiment, it’s wrong.
Science is the belief in the ignorance of experts.
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