Nicolaus Copernicus Quote

If perchance there should be foolish speakers who, together with those ignorant of all mathematics, will take it upon themselves to decide concerning these things, and because of some place in the Scriptures wickedly distorted to their purpose, should dare to assail this my work, they are of no importance to me, to such an extent do I despise their judgment as rash.


De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (1543 )

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If perchance there should be foolish speakers who, together with those ignorant of all mathematics, will take it upon themselves to decide concerning ...

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If perchance there should be foolish speakers who, together with those ignorant of all mathematics, will take it upon themselves to decide concerning ...

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If perchance there should be foolish speakers who, together with those ignorant of all mathematics, will take it upon themselves to decide concerning ...

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If perchance there should be foolish speakers who, together with those ignorant of all mathematics, will take it upon themselves to decide concerning ...