Erwin Schrodinger Quotes (26 quotes)
“The multiplicity is only apparent. This is the doctrine of the Upanishads. And not of the Upanishads only. The mystical experience of the union with God regularly leads to this view, unless strong prejudices stand in the way.”
As quoted in The Eye of Shiva: Eastern Mysticism and Science (1981) by Amaury de Riencourt
The Oneness of Mind, as translated in Quantum Questions: Mystical Writings of the World's Great Physicists (1984) edited by Ken Wilber
“For a solitary animal egoism is a virtue that tends to preserve and improve the species: in any kind of community it becomes a destructive vice.”
What is Life?: With Mind and Matter and Autobiographical Sketches (2012 edition), Cambridge University Press - ISBN: 9781107394506
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsErwin Schrodinger
Born: August 12, 1887
Died: January 4, 1961 (aged 73)
Bio: Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger, was an Austrian who as a physicist became one of the founders of quantum mechanics. His important contributions in wave mechanics, especially the Schrödinger equation, resulted in his being awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1933. Two years later he proposed the thought experiment known as Schrödinger's cat, famous among physicists.
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