Richard P. Feynman Quotes

It's the way I study - to understand something by trying to work it out or, in other words, to understand something by creating it. Not creating it one hundred percent, of course; but taking a hint as to which direction to go but not remembering the details. These you work out for yourself.

 
Status
Unverified

Context

None.

Citations

None.

Please contribute by supplying a citation for this quote.


Richard P. Feynman
Richard P. Feynman
  • Born: May 11, 1918
  • Died: February 15, 1988
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Physicist & Mathematician

Richard Phillips Feynman was an American theoretical physicist, known for his work in the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, the theory of quantum electrodynamics, and the physics of the superfluidity of supercooled liquid helium, as well as in particle physics for which he proposed the parton model. For his contributions to the development of quantum electrodynamics, Feynman, jointly with Julian Schwinger and Shin'ichirō Tomonaga, received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965.