Charles Babbage Quote

In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability, coupled with exertion, even though unaided by patronage, cannot fail of obtaining reward.


Reflections on the Decline of Science in England, and on Some of Its Causes (ed. 1830)

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In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability,...

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In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability,...

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In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability,...

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In England, the profession of the law is that which seems to hold out the strongest attraction to talent, from the circumstance, that in it ability,...