William Whewell Quotes

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Born: May 24, 1794, Lancaster, Lancashire, England
Birth Country: England
Died: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, March 6, 1866
Occupation: Academic

1.
Every failure is a step to success.
- William Whewell

2.
Fundamental ideas are not a consequence of experience, but a result of the particular constitution and activity of the mind, which is independent of all experience in its origin, though constantly combined with experience in its exercise.
- William Whewell

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