Arthur Schuster Quote

If we ransack old books of science we often come across passages of long-forgotten writings, in which, when they are properly construed, when new meanings are given to old words and obscure expressions are freely translated, we may trace a faint prophetic glimmering of a modern theory.


The Influence of Mathematics on the Progress of Physics, van Nostrand's Engineering Magazine, Volume XXVI, Number CLX

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If we ransack old books of science we often come across passages of long-forgotten writings, in which, when they are properly construed, when new...

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If we ransack old books of science we often come across passages of long-forgotten writings, in which, when they are properly construed, when new...

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If we ransack old books of science we often come across passages of long-forgotten writings, in which, when they are properly construed, when new...

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If we ransack old books of science we often come across passages of long-forgotten writings, in which, when they are properly construed, when new...