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" To learn these things, and to reflect upon them, occupies the faculties, fills the mind, and produces certain as well as pure gratification. But if the knowledge of the doctrines unfolded by science is pleasing, so is the being able to trace the steps... "
Selections from the Speeches and Writings of the Right Honourable Henry ... - Page 140
by Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - 1832 - 259 pages
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 27

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1826
...reflect on them, fills the mind, and produces certain as well as pure gratification. Hut if the knowlege of the doctrines unfolded by science is pleasing,...see distinctly those grounds, so as to be satisfied tbat a belief in the doctrines is well founded. Hence to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical...
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The Pamphleteer, Volume 27

Abraham John Valpy - Great Britain - 1826
...investigated, and their truth demonstrated : indeed you cannot be said, in any sense of the w<jrd, to have learnt them, or to know them, if you have...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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The Pamphleteer, Volumes 27-28

Great Britain - 1826
...to know them, if you have not so studied them as to perceive how they are proved. Without this yon never can expect to remember them long, or to understand...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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A discourse of the objects, advantages, and pleasures of science [by H.P ...

Henry Peter Brougham (1st baron Brougham and Vaux.) - 1827
...same power which makes a stone fall to the ground ? To learn these things, and to reflect upon them, fills the mind, and produces certain as well as pure...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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A Discourse of the Objects, Advantages, and Pleasures of Science

Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux - Mathematics - 1828 - 187 pages
...the very instrument and the process by which Nature works ? Then we raise our views to the structure of the heavens ; and are again gratified with tracing...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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Library of Useful Knowledge: Natural philosophy, Volume 1

Physics - 1829
...the globe itself; and that, after all, it is the same power which makes a stone fall to the ground 1 To learn these things, and to reflect upon them, occupies...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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Library of Useful Knowledge: Natural philosophy, Volume 1

1829
...their truth demonstrated: indeed \ou cannot be said, in any sense of the word, to have learnt ihem, or to know them, if you have not so studied them as...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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American Journal of Education, Volume 3

Education - 1828
...them, if you have not so studied them as to perceive how they are proved. Without this you can never expect to remember them long, or to understand them...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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The American Library of Useful Knowledge, Volume 1

Boston Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge - Science - 1831 - 320 pages
...same power which makes a stone fall to the ground ? To learn these things, and to reflect upon them, fills the mind, and produces certain as well as pure...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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Methodist Review, Volume 3; Volume 14

Methodist Church - 1832
...same power which makes a stone fall to the ground 1 To learn these things, and to reflect upon them, fills the mind, and produces certain as well as pure...to follow a demonstration of a grand mathematical truth — to perceive how clearly and how inevitably one step succeeds another, and how the whole steps...
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