Relations

The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function.
Albert Bartlett

Maxwell recognized that the foundations of the physical world are imperceptible to our senses. All we know about them, possibly all we can ever know, are their mathematical relationships to things we can feel and touch. He stressed Kant’s proposition that all human knowledge is of relations rather than of things.

Algoristas vs Abacistas (1504)

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