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  • ἔχει φύσιν Everything that is hard to attain is easily assailed by the generality of men. Book I, sec. 1 The length of life takes the leading place among
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  • an algebraic equation. ...it admirably represents Descartes' flair for generality which made him the mathematician that he was. Eric Temple Bell, The Development
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  • (1949), p. 161 Guided only by their feeling for symmetry, simplicity, and generality, and an indefinable sense of the fitness of things, creative mathematicians
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  • Worcester (1 October 1855). Its constitution the glittering and sounding generalities of natural right which make up the Declaration of Independence. Letter
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  • in all directions, and to restrain his excessive attraction to extreme generality. Cartier, Pierre (22 July 2004), "Un pays dont on ne connaîtrait que le
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  • Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality. Though different traditions may emphasize different
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  • particular to a middling generality. The size and the color generally occur in the middle between particularity and generality. At the same time as Pollock
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  • lose intensity, and especially the power of affecting others, but gain generality and become welded with other ideas. Charles Sanders Peirce (1892) The
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  • co-ordinated. In other words, knowledge would have lacked generality; and without generality there could have been no such thing as science. A. D'Abro
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  • cramp, has an element of high comedy. p. 138 Philosophy is explicitness, generality, orientation and assessment. That which one would insinuate, thereof one
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  • applied by the authors in tackling economic problems are of sufficient generality to be valid in political science, sociology, or even military strategy
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  • consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality. Quoted in Constance Reid, "Hilbert" (1970) One can measure the importance
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  • alone. It cannot possibly be denied that such things are true, but their generality can be denied. Emergency conditions are, almost by definition, rare in
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  • naturally superior to them. If the public thought elevates you above the generality of men, let the other humble you, and hold you in a perfect equality with
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  • Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis and construction, generality and individuality. Richard Courant in: Richard Courant, Herbert Robbins
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  • admire what this World calls Great, shall nobly despise those Trifles the generality of Men set their Affections on, when we know that there are a multitude
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  • axiom doesn't hold. [...] There simply isn't a most general context. "Generality in Artificial Intelligence" (1971–1987), ACM Turing Award Lectures: The
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  • Without tokens there would be no generality in the statements, for they are the only general signs; and generality is essential to reasoning. … But tokens
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  • Ernest Gellner, Words and Things (1959). Philosophy is explicitness, generality, orientation and assessment. That of which one would insinuate, thereof
    56 KB (8,399 words) - 19:22, 23 July 2016
  • they became familiar. The person who did most to give to analysis the generality and symmetry which are now its pride, was also the person who made Mechanics
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