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Quotation by Louis Pasteur
The universe is asymmetric and I am persuaded that life, as it is known to us, is a direct result of the asymmetry of the universe or of its indirect consequences. The universe is asymmetric. (L' univers est dissymetrique.)
Louis Pasteur (1822–1895), French chemist. repr. In Works, vol. 1. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences (June 1, 1874).
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