John Dalton

John Dalton

English chemist and physicist
Berzelius' symbols are horrifying. A young student in chemistry might as soon learn Hebrew as make himself acquainted with them... They appear to me equally to perplex the adepts in science, to discourage the learner, as well as to cloud the beauty and simplicity of the atomic theory.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]
This paper will no doubt be found interesting by those who take an interest in itMore John Dalton quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We should scarcely be excused in concluding this essay without calling the reader's attention to the beneficent and wise laws established by the author of nature to provide for the various exigencies of the sublunary creation, and to make the several parts dependent upon each other, so as to form one well-regulated system or whole.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]

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