quotations about Theism from heisenberg

Vivek - July 12, 2007 5:14 pm

The first sip from the cup of natural science makes

one an atheist, but at thebottom of the cup, God


- Werner Heisenberg, nuclear physicist


"the startling parallelism between today's physics and

the world-vision of eastern mysticism remarks, the

increasing contribution of eastern scientists from

India, China and Japan, among others, reinforces this

conjunction. Physical science has now become planetary

and draws into its fold an increasing number of

non-westerners who find in its new vision of the

universe many elements that are quick to note, one

cannot always distinguish between statements made by

eastern metaphysics based on mystical insight, and the

pronouncements of modern physics based on

observations, experiments and mathematical