George Adams (1750-1795) Quote

Most of our philosophical instruments are measures of effects. The progress made in natural philosophy increases every day by the number of these measures; by these it still continues to be improved.


Lectures on Natural and Experimental Philosophy (Volume 1), Lecture VI (p. 265)

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Most of our philosophical instruments are measures of effects. The progress made in natural philosophy increases every day by the number of these...

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Most of our philosophical instruments are measures of effects. The progress made in natural philosophy increases every day by the number of these...

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Most of our philosophical instruments are measures of effects. The progress made in natural philosophy increases every day by the number of these...

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Most of our philosophical instruments are measures of effects. The progress made in natural philosophy increases every day by the number of these...