Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Quote

How one gropes and falters when one wants to dedicate himself to knowledge, how in the sciences one tends to take the back for the front and the bottom for the top, this is to be presented in the history of color theory, which by treating a specific realm, must present symbolically the destiny of many other human efforts.


In: Karl J. Fink, Goethe's History of Science

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How one gropes and falters when one wants to dedicate himself to knowledge, how in the sciences one tends to take the back for the front and the...

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How one gropes and falters when one wants to dedicate himself to knowledge, how in the sciences one tends to take the back for the front and the...

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How one gropes and falters when one wants to dedicate himself to knowledge, how in the sciences one tends to take the back for the front and the...

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How one gropes and falters when one wants to dedicate himself to knowledge, how in the sciences one tends to take the back for the front and the...