From The Hunt for Higgs: A Horizon Special.:
In short,In the standard model symmetry rules. The laws are dictated - really - in their form by requiring tremendous amounts symmetry. That's how we found them.Paradox:If the laws of science are framed in their most perfect most symmetrical form, than life cannot exist at all.A universe created along absolute symmetric principles would be in perfect balance and would cancel itself out. There'd be no mass, Higs - or matter at all.
broken symmetry creates
imperfection is productive