Charles Babbage Quote

A powerful attraction exists, therefore, to the promotion of a study and of duties of all others engrossing the time most completely, and which is less benefited than most others by any acquaintance with science.


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

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A powerful attraction exists, therefore, to the promotion of a study and of duties of all others engrossing the time most completely, and which is...

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A powerful attraction exists, therefore, to the promotion of a study and of duties of all others engrossing the time most completely, and which is...

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A powerful attraction exists, therefore, to the promotion of a study and of duties of all others engrossing the time most completely, and which is...

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A powerful attraction exists, therefore, to the promotion of a study and of duties of all others engrossing the time most completely, and which is...