James Prescott Joule

James Prescott Joule

Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm... that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous.More James Prescott Joule quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Order is manifestly maintained in the universe... governed by the sovereign will of God.More James Prescott Joule quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most convincing proof of the conversion of heat into living force [vis viva] has been derived from my experiments with the electro-magnetic engine, a machine composed of magnets and bars of iron set in motion by an electrical battery. I have proved by actual experiment that, in exact proportion to the force with which this machine works, heat is abstracted from the electrical battery. You see, therefore, that living force may be converted into heat, and that heat may be converted into living force, or its equivalenMore James Prescott Joule quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is evident that an acquaintance with natural laws means no less than an acquaintance with the mind of God therein expressed.More James Prescott Joule quotes [08/10/2011 03:08:57]
My object has been, first to discover correct principles and then to suggest their practical development.More James Prescott Joule quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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