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Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. THAT'S relativity. - Albert Einstein +=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=+=The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.
Close, but no cigar. Einstein didn't mention anything about a "hand" -- either in connection with putting it on a stove or the pretty girl. According to Bartleby, the actual quotation was:"When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute -- and it seems longer than any hour. That's relativity." But actually, we don't know that Einstein actually said that either. The quotation comes second-hand from someone who was reminiscing about him at the time of his death.
THAT'S relativity. Other relativity is:2 hairs on your head is a relatively small amount, while 2 hairs in your soup is relatively much! ;-))Janny
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