Henry Adams

Henry Adams

American writer and historian
Laplace would have found it child's-play to fix a ratio of progression in mathematical science between Descartes, Leibnitz, Newton and himselfMore Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Man loves most that which is his own.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You say that love is nonsense....I tell you it is no such thing. For weeks and months it is a steady physical pain, an ache about the heart, never leaving one, by night or by day; a long strain on one's nerves like toothache or rheumatism, not intolerable at any one instant, but exhausting by its steady drain on the strength.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint; therefore, the ideally free individual is responsible to himself.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Politics is simply the organization of hatreds.More Henry Adams quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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