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Picture of Blaise Pascal. Blaise Pascal (19 June 1623 – 19 August 1662) was a French mathematician, physicist and theologian

66Three quotes by Blaise Pascal99

Blaise Pascal (June 19, 1623 – August 19, 1662), was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer and Catholic philosopher. He was a child prodigy who was educated by his father, a Tax Collector in Rouen. Pascal's earliest work was in the natural and applied sciences where he made important contributions to the study of fluids, and clarified the concepts of pressure and vacuum by generalizing the work of Evangelista Torricelli. Pascal also wrote in defense of the scientific method.

66I would have written a shorter letter, but I did not have the time.99 [+]

66It is rare that mathematicians are intuitive, and that men of intuition are mathematicians.99 [+]

66True morality makes fun of morality.99 [+]

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