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" WHEN I wrote my treatise about our system, I had an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the belief of a Deity ; and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that purpose. "
The Life of Sir Isaac Newton - Página 256
por Sir David Brewster - 1832 - 323 páginas
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The Metaphysical Foundations of Modern Physical Science: A Historical and ...

Edwin Arthur Burtt - 1925 - 349 páginas
...especially to the above argument. " Sir ; When I wrote my treatise about our system, I had an eye upo1* such principles as might work with considering men, for the belief of a Deity ; and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that purpose. But if I have done the public...
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The Problem of Certainty in English Thought 1630–1690

Henry G. van Leeuwen - 1970 - 159 páginas
...nature the qualities of the large bodies depend on those of the particles. Treatise about our System, I had an Eye upon such Principles as might work with considering Men, for the belief of a Deity, and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that Purpose." 72 In the same letter, and elsewhere,73...
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The New Cambridge Modern History: Volume 6, The Rise of Great Britain and ...

J. S. Bromley - 1970 - 947 páginas
...colleagues in the divinity of Christ, he kept his secret to himself and wrote his Principia with ' an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the belief of a deity'.1 The great historical scholars, almost to a man, were ecclesiastics — non-juring divines...
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The Enlightenment: An Interpretation, Volumen1

Peter Gay - 1995 - 555 páginas
...Newton wrote him with warm approval, weighing his words: "When I wrote my treatise about our system, I had an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the belief of a Deity, and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that purpose."6 When Leibniz later accused Newton...
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The Confidence of British Philosophers: An Essay in Historical Narrative

Arthur Quinn - 1977 - 289 páginas
...intended use of the Principia as a confutation of atheism. "When I wrote my Treatise about our System I had an Eye upon such Principles as might work with considering Men, for the Belief of a Diety, and nothing can rejoice me more than to find it useful for that Purpose." Newton carefully enumerated...
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Sammlung

Richard Bentley - 1977 - 838 páginas
...Richard Bentley. CAMBRIDGE, Decemb. 10, 1692. SIE, WHEN I wrote my treatise about our système, 10 I had an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the beleife of a Deity ; and nothing can rejoyce me more than to find it useful for that purpose. But if...
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Process and Reality

Alfred North Whitehead - 2010 - 448 páginas
...for this statement. In a letter to Bentley, he writes: "When I wrote my treatise about our system, I had an eye upon such principles as might work with considering men for the belief of a Deity; . . ." 7 The concept in Newton's mind is that of a fully articulated system requiring a definite supernatural...
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The Newtonian Revolution

I. Bernard Cohen - 1983 - 404 páginas
...Principia, he wrote to Bentley that while composing the Principia ('my Treatise about our system'), 'I had an eye upon such Principles as might work with considering Men, for the Belief of a Deity' (Newton, 1958, p. 280; 1959-1977, vol. 3, p. 233). About two decades later, in 1713, he declared in...
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Bibelautorität und Geist der Moderne: d. Bedeutung d. Bibelverständnisses ...

Graf Henning Reventlow - 1980 - 716 páginas
...zitiert wird. Einige Betrachter zweifeln, ob die Worte: „When I wrote my treatise about our Systeme I had an eye upon such Principles as might work with considering men for the beliefe of a Deity & nothing can rejoyce me more than to find it useful for that purpose" ganz ernst...
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Science and Society in Restoration England

Michael Cyril William Hunter, Michael Hunter - 1981 - 233 páginas
...of an intelligent being in the world. 'When I wrote my treatise about our Systeme' he explained, 'I had an eye upon such Principles as might work with considering men for the beliefe of a Deity & nothing can rejoyce me more then to find it usefull for that purpose.'74 He had...
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