Astronomer, discoverer of quasars, winner of Crafoord Prize
New York Times, 12 March, 1991, p. B9
"I find it quite improbable that such order came out of chaos There has to be some organizing principle. God to me is a mystery but is the explanation for the miracle of existence - why there is something rather than nothing."
"A Scientist Reflects on Religious Belief"
Truth 1, 1985
"The world is too complicated in all its parts and interconnections to be due to chance alone. I am convinced that the existence of life with all its order in each of its organisms is simply too well put together." p. 54