Jean DAlembert

Jean DAlembert

French philosopher, mathematician and physicist
I am worn out by the insults and vexations that this work brings down on us.More Jean DAlembert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Gaming is the destruction of all decorum; the prince forgets at it his dignity, and the lady her modesty.More Jean DAlembert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
One magnitude is said to be the limit of another magnitude when the second may approach the first within any given magnitude, however small, though the second may never exceed the magnitude it approaches.More Jean DAlembert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There are only two kinds of certain knowledge: Awareness of our own existence and the truths of mathematics.More Jean DAlembert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Geometry, which should only obey Physics, when united with it sometimes commands it. If it happens that the question which we wish to examine is too complicated for all the elements to be able to enter into the analytical comparison we wish to make, we separate the more inconvenient [elements], we substitute others for them, less troublesome but also less real, and we are surprised to arrive, notwithstanding a painful labour, only at a result contradicted by nature; as if after having disguised it, cut it short or alteMore Jean DAlembert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Parting with lack of money is fixed by changing the picture of the world, is indicated by the exit from the not justified and too comfortable picture of the world. [09/21/2018 03:09:32] More


Eugene Ryabyi Some people are worthy only rude words. [09/05/2018 10:09:03] More


Eugeny Antonuk You are lost, do not know the way, take the dominant height to look around. Do not go to the lowland. [09/01/2018 08:09:16] More


Anatoly Yurkin Virtual reality is the deep essence of money. [08/28/2018 10:08:03] More


Eugeny Antonuk The best advice is worse than your own feet. [09/01/2018 09:09:09] More