Painting by Katarina Countiss
I like relativity and quantum theories
because I don’t understand them.
And they make me feel as if space shifted about
like a swan that can’t settle
refusing to sit still and be measured;
and as if atoms were an impulsive thing
always changing its mind.
Poem printed in Math and the Mona Lisa The Art and Science of Leonardo Da Vinci By Atalay, Bülent (Book – 2004)