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This place is the Devil, or at least his principal residence, they call it the University, but any other appellation would have su ...
From man or angel the great Architect
Did wisely to conceal, and not divulge
...
Now entertain conjecture of a time
When creeping murmur and the poring dark
Fills the wide vessel of the universe.
What these perplexities of my uncle Toby were,--'tis impossible for you to guess;Mif you could,--I should blush ... as an author; ...
While the scientist, on the one hand, is concerned with giving a faithful description of facts, on the other, he has the equally i ...
There is something fascinating about science. One gets such wholesale returns of conjecture out of such a trifling investment of f ...
Only by strict specialization can the scientific worker become fully conscious, for once and perhaps never again in his lifetime, ...
Science is built up with facts, as a house is with stones. But a collection of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is ...
Science is facts. Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts. But a pile of stones is not a house and a collec ...
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