# Archimedes Quotes

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“Man has always learned from the past. After all, you cant learn history in reverse!”

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Give me a place to stand, and a lever long enough, and I will move the world.

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“Mathematics reveals its secrets only to those who approach it with pure love, for its own beauty.”

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“Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.”

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“Give me a place to stand, a lever long enough and a fulcrum. and I can move the Earth”

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Give me a place outside the earth on which to rest my lever, and I will move the world. By Archimedes

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Man has always learned from the past. After all, you can't learn history in reverse!

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“Rise above oneself and grasp the world.”

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There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied Mathematics.

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The centre of gravity of any parallelogram lies on the straight line joining the middle points of opposite sides.

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How many theorems in geometry which have seemed at first impracticable are in time successfully worked out!

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The diameter of the earth is greater than the diameter of the moon and the diameter of the sun is greater than the diameter of the earth.

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Many people believe that the grains of sand are infinite in multitude ... Others think that although their number is not without limit, no number can ever be named which will be greater than the number of grains of sand. But I shall try to prove to you that among the numbers which I have named there are those which exceed the number of grains in a heap of sand the size not only of the earth, but even of the universe

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Two magnitudes whether commensurable or incommensurable, balance at distances reciprocally proportional to the magnitudes.

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The perimeter of the earth is about 3,000,000 stadia and not greater.

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