John Dalton

John Dalton

English chemist and physicist
I was introduced to Mr. Davy, who has rooms adjoining mine (in the Royal Institution); he is a very agreeable and intelligent young man, and we have interesting conversation in an evening; the principal failing in his character as a philosopher is that he does not smoke.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Matter, though divisible in an extreme degree, is nevertheless not infinitely divisible. That is, there must be some point beyond which we cannot go in the division of matter. ... I have chosen the word “atom” to signify these ultimate particles.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
This paper will no doubt be found interesting by those who take an interest in it.More John Dalton quotes [09/14/2011 04:09:29]
I spent several years acquiring the obsessive, day-to-day discipline that's needed if you want to write professionally, then several more, highly valuable years studying fiction writing at the University of Iowa.More John Dalton quotes [09/14/2011 04:09:12]
If I have succeeded better than many who surround me, it has been chiefly - may I say almost solely - from universal assiduity.More John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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