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" UNTIL we know thoroughly the nature of matter and the forces which produce its motions, it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question. "
Elements of Natural Philosophy - Page 130
by William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - 1873 - 279 pages
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Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1

William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - Calculators - 1867 - 727 pages
...wasted for the time and measured. I I DIVISION II. ABSTRACT DYNAMICS. CHAPTER V.— INTRODUCTORY. 438. UNTIL we know thoroughly the nature of matter and...produce its motions, it will be utterly impossible Sent o to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question. It has been...
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Problems of life and mind

George Henry Lewes - 1875
...statement can be real, no ideal truth be a transcript of the actual order in its real complexity. " Until we know thoroughly the nature of matter, and...reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question/' f and even then it will only be mathematical relations which will be formulated. The approximate solutions...
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Similarities of Physical and Religious Knowledge

James Thompson Bixby - Religion and science - 1876 - 226 pages
...whose exact influence can never be ascertained. "Until we 1 "Principles of Science," vol. ii., p. 453. know thoroughly the nature of matter, and the forces which produce its motions," say Thomson and Tait,1 " it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact...
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After Death--what?: Or, Hell and Salvation Considered in the Light of ...

William Henry Platt - Eschatology - 1878 - 209 pages
...secretions. "Bixby, 174. of matter, and the forces which produce its motions, says Thomson and Tait, it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question.1 Even physical astronomy, where the nearest approximation to actual conditions is found,...
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Treatise on Natural Philosophy, Volume 1, Issue 2

William Thomson Baron Kelvin, Peter Guthrie Tait - Calculators - 1883
...treatthe forces which produce its motions, it will be utterly im- ment ' ' , , * physical possible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact conditions...question. It has been long understood, however, that approximate solutions of problems in the ordinary branches of Natural Philosophy may be obtained by...
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The religion of philosophy or The unification of knowledge

Raymond St. James Perrin - 1885
...statement can be real, no ideal truth be a transcript of the actual order in its real complexity. ' Until we know thoroughly the nature of matter, and...reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question,' and even then it will only be mathematical relations which will be formulated. The approximate solutions...
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The Religion of Philosophy: Or, The Unification of Knowledge : a Comparison ...

Raymond St. James Perrin - Religion - 1885 - 566 pages
...statement can be real, no ideal truth be a transcript of the actual order in its real complexity. ' Until we know thoroughly the nature of matter, and...reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question,' and even then it will only be mathematical relations which will be formulated. The approximate solutions...
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Similarities of Physical and Religious Knowledge

James Thompson Bixby - Religion and science - 1885 - 208 pages
...therefore, there •will always be numberless factors whose exact influence can never be ascertained. " Until we know thoroughly the nature of matter, and the forces which produce its motions," say Thomson and Tail,* " it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact...
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Religion and Science as Allies: Or, Similarities of Physical and Religious ...

James Thompson Bixby - Religion and science - 1889 - 226 pages
...thoroughly the nature of matter, and the forces which produce its motions," say Thomson and Tait,1 " it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical...reasoning the exact conditions of any physical question." The approximate solutions which are reached " are attained by a species of abstraction or rather limitation...
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Religion and Science as Allies: Or, Similarities of Physical and Religious ...

James Thompson Bixby - Religion and science - 1889 - 226 pages
...whose exact influence can never be ascertained. "Until we 1 " Principles of Science," vol. ii., p. 453. know thoroughly the nature of matter, and the forces which produce its motions," say Thomson and Tait,1 " it will be utterly impossible to submit to mathematical reasoning the exact...
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