René Descartes Quote

But as I considered the matter carefully it gradually came to light that all those matters only were referred to Mathematics in which order and measurement are investigated, and it makes no difference whether it be in numbers, figures, stars, sounds or any other objects that the question of measurement arises.


In: Great Books of the Western World (Volume 31), Rules for the Direction of the Mind, Rule IV (p. 7)

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