John Herschel

John Herschel

There is a pinciple in the heart of music which has yet to be discovered.More John Herschel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Accustomed to trace the operation of general causes, and the exemplification of general laws, in circumstances where the uninformed and unenquiring eye perceives neither novelty nor beauty, [the scientist and natural philosopher] walks in the midst of wonders.More John Herschel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Occurrences which according to received theories ought not to happen, are the facts which serve as clues to new discoveriesMore John Herschel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...Nature builds up her refined and invisible architecture, with a delicacy eluding our conception, yet with a symmetry and beauty which we are never weary of admiring.More John Herschel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To the natural philosopher, there is no natural object unimportant or trifling. From the least of Nature's works he may learn the greatest lessons.More John Herschel quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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