More From Charles Babbage
- "The accumulation of skill and science which has been directed to diminish the difficulty of producing manufactured goods, has not been beneficial to that country alone in which it is concentrated; distant kingdoms have participated in its advantages."
- "Perhaps it would be better for science, that all criticism should be avowed."
- "The public character of every public servant is legitimate subject of discussion, and his fitness or unfitness for office may be fairly canvassed by any person."
More In History
- "There are times in history where a particular doctrine becomes a symbol of a greater problem."― Pat Robertson
- "People don’t always realize that my parents shared a sense of intellectual curiosity and a love of reading and of history."― Caroline Kennedy
- "Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill."― Barbara Tuchman