爱因斯坦三

2018-05-25 经典语录 网络整理 人生励志网

  一个物体的质量就是其所含能量的度量单位。

  原文:The mass of a body is a measure of its energy content.

  我在量子理论上花的脑筋比相对论还多。

  原文:On quantum theory I use up more brain grease than on relativity.

  物理学家们说我是数学家,数学家们又把我归为物理工作者。我是一个完全孤立的人,虽然

  所有人都认识我,却没有多少人真正了解我。

  原文:The physicists say that I am a mathematician, and the mathematicians say that I am a physicist. I am a completely isolated man and though everybody knows me, there are very few people who really know me.

  那我只能对亲爱的主表示遗憾。相对论是正确的。

  原文:Then I would have felt sorry for the dear Lord. The theory is correct. - When asked by a student what he would have done if Sir Arthur Eddington\'s famous 1919 gravitational lensing experiment, which confirmed relativity, had instead disproved it.

  任何一个有智力的笨蛋都可以把事情搞得更大,更复杂,也更激烈。往相反的方向前进则需要天份,以及很大的勇气。

  原文:Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius— and a lot of courage— to move in the opposite direction.

  一个人从未犯错是因为他不曾尝试新鲜事物。

  原文:Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

  当我们的知识之圆扩大之时,我们所面临的未知的圆周也一样。

  原文:As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it.

  在上帝面前我们都一样聪明——也都一样愚蠢。

  原文:Before God we are all equally wise— and equally foolish.

  常识就是人到十八岁为止所累积的各种偏见。

  原文:Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

  不要担心你在数学上遇到的困难;我敢保证我遇到的困难比你还大得多。

  原文:Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

  jiaoyu就是当一个人把在学校所学全部忘光之后剩下的东西。

  原文:Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

  方程式对我更重要,因为政治只看眼前,而方程式是永恒的。

  原文:Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

  上帝不为我们那些数学难题而费心。他信手拈来,将万物合一。

  原文:God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

  万有引力可无法对坠入爱河的人负责。

  原文:Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.

  我不知道第三次世界大战会用哪些武器,但第四次世界大战中人们肯定用的是木棍和石块。

  原文:I do not know with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

  我并不假装理解宇宙——它比我大多了。

  原文:I don\'t pretend to understand the universe— it\'s much bigger than I am.

  我喜欢旅行,但不喜欢到达目的地。

  原文:I love to travel, but hate to arrive.

  我从不去想未来。因为它来得已经够快的了。

  原文:I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

  我认为只有大胆的臆测,而不是事实的积累,才能引领我们往前迈进。

  原文:I think that only daring speculation can lead us further and not accumulation of facts.

  我想知道上帝的构思;其他的都只是细节。

  原文:I want to know God\'s thoughts; the rest are details.

  如果A代表一个人的成功,那么A等于x加y加z。勤奋工作是x;y是玩耍,而z是把嘴闭上。

  原文:If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

  如果我再次成为一个展望人生的年轻人,我不会选择成为一个科学家、学者或是教师。我宁

  可去做一个水管工或是小贩,盼望著在当前的环境里,可以找到些许独立自主的空间。

  原文:If I would be a young man again and had to decide how to make my living, I would not try to become a scientist or scholar or teacher. I would rather choose to be a plumber or a peddler in the hope to find that modest degree of independence still available under present circumstances.

  如果我的相对论被证明是正确的,德国人就会说我是德国人,法国佬会说我是一个世界公民。如果我的相对论被否定了,法国佬就会骂我德国鬼子而德国人就会把我归为犹太人。


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