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" ... the main business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses and to deduce causes from effects till we come to the very first cause, which certainly is not mechanical; and not only to unfold the mechanism of the world,... "
Lives of eminent persons; consisting of Galileo, Kepler - Página 30
por Lives - 1833
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Similarities of Physical and Religious Knowledge

James Thompson Bixby - 1876 - 226 páginas
...natural philosophy" — these also are the words of the greatest of scientific authorities — " is to deduce causes from effects till we come to the...very first cause, which certainly is not mechanical." Now, it is just this path and end that religion pursues. It is true that of late men of science have...
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Buffalo Medical and Surgical Journal, Volumen15

1876
...business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses, and deduce canses from effects, till we come to the very first cause, which certainly is not mechanical.' To discuss this simple phrase and expand it to its full significance, would be to recapitulate the...
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Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution

Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents - 1877
...Study of Natural Philosophy, part ii, chap. i, sec. 68. as the main business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses,...very first cause, which certainly is not mechanical." * It has already been noticed that elasticity has proved a stumblingblock to every kinetic hypothesis....
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Transactions of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects, Volumen18

Royal Institution of Naval Architects - 1877
...Engineer and Engineering. Bearing in remembrance Newton's dictum, " The business of natural philosophy is to argue " from phenomena without feigning hypotheses, and to deduce causes from effects, ' I propose to take up the subject from the point of view stated at page 19 of the beforementioned...
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Bulletin of the Philosophical Society of Washington, Volúmenes4-7

Philosophical Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.) - 1881
...mechanically, and referring other causes to ' metaphysics ; ' whereas the main business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses,...effects, till we come to the very first cause, — which certain!;/ is not mechanical." * Give to the ambitious kinematic artist his cloud of sand, — or if...
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Bulletin of the Philosophical Society of Washington, Volúmenes5-6

Philosophical Society of Washington (Washington, D.C.) - 1883
...meclianicatty, and referring other causes to ' metaphysics ; ' whereas the main business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses,...first cause, — which certainly is not mechanical." * Give to the ambitious kinematic artist his cloud of sand, — or if he prefer the outfit, let him...
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Are Miracles Credible?

John James Lias - 1883 - 280 páginas
...to suggest that such mirth is a little out of place on * " The main business of natural philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses, and to deduce causes from effects until we come to the first cause, which certainly is not mechanical " (Newton, " Optics," p. 384)....
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Religion and Science as Allies: Or, Similarities of Physical and Religious ...

James Thompson Bixby - 1889 - 226 páginas
...natural philosophy " — these also are the words of the greatest of scientific authorities — " is to deduce causes from effects till we come to the...very first cause, which certainly is not mechanical." Now, it is just this path and end that religion pursues. It is true that of late men of science have...
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Argon and Newton: A Realisation

W. Sedgwick - 1896 - 258 páginas
...task Sir Isaac Newton assigned to science, when he said that the " main business of Natural Philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses,...very First Cause which certainly is not mechanical." — " Opticks," 3rd edition, p. 344. We have laid stress upon this point, because " Force as an Entity...
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Man's Position in the Universe: A Rough Survey

William Sedgwick - 1902 - 291 páginas
...things is to be found in Newton. For Newton said that "... the main business of Natural Philosophy is to argue from phenomena without feigning hypotheses, and to deduce causes from effects. . . ."l And Newton not only said that it was the main business of Natural Philosophy to deduce causes...
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