René Descartes Quote

We have sufficient evidence that the ancient Geometricians made use of a certain analysis which they extended to the resolution of all problems, though they grudged the secret to posterity.


In: Great Books of the Western World (Volume 31), Rules for the Direction of the Mind, Rule IV (p. 5)

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We have sufficient evidence that the ancient Geometricians made use of a certain analysis which they extended to the resolution of all problems,...

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We have sufficient evidence that the ancient Geometricians made use of a certain analysis which they extended to the resolution of all problems,...

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We have sufficient evidence that the ancient Geometricians made use of a certain analysis which they extended to the resolution of all problems,...

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We have sufficient evidence that the ancient Geometricians made use of a certain analysis which they extended to the resolution of all problems,...