Author: XXXreneeXXX (---.client.insightbb.com)
Date: 10-21-04 21:06
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Our passions are not too strong, they are too weak. We are far too easily pleased.
- C.S. Lewis, In Humanity
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to
study mathematics and philosophy, geography, natural history, naval
architecture, navigation, commerce, and agriculture, in order to give
their children a right to study painting, poetry, music, architecture,
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John Adams, 2nd U.S. President 1735-1826
No person who is not a great sculptor or painter can be an architect. He can only be a builder. -John
Ruskin, Lectures on Architecture and Painting, 1853
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not
certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.