This is chapter six from Book 10 of Augustine’s Confessions. I think it is one of the most beautiful passages in the whole book, one of my favourites. 861 more words
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Years ago, I put some effort into understanding the natural philosophy of the 17th century, in particular, questions related to Isaac Newton.
After reading a number of original works and lots of secondary sources, my main conclusion was that Newton was an intellectual typical of his own time! 325 more words