George Gissing Quote

It has long been observed that mathematics tend to narrow the mind, and that an exclusive devotion to Science leads to ignorance so complete that it precludes a consciousness of its own existence.


The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft, Chapter VII (p. 44), E.P Dutton & Co. 1903

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It has long been observed that mathematics tend to narrow the mind, and that an exclusive devotion to Science leads to ignorance so complete that it...

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It has long been observed that mathematics tend to narrow the mind, and that an exclusive devotion to Science leads to ignorance so complete that it...

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It has long been observed that mathematics tend to narrow the mind, and that an exclusive devotion to Science leads to ignorance so complete that it...

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It has long been observed that mathematics tend to narrow the mind, and that an exclusive devotion to Science leads to ignorance so complete that it...