March 14, 2008

Your Highness, I have no need of this hypothesis.

– Pierre-Simon Laplace, to Napoleon, explaining why his works on celestial mechanics made no mention of God

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2 Responses to “”

  1. Kenny said

    I hate Laplace and his damn Laplace transforms…..this guy must have really needed a life if he sat in his room and developed those stupid things.

  2. dave in the west said

    I disagree. Laplace transforms make my life so much easier.

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