Neal Stephenson

“Leibniz is at the disadvantage of not having seen it. Or perhaps we should count this as an advantage, for anyone who sees it is dumbfounded by the brilliance of the geometry, and it is difficult to criticize a man’s work when you are down on your knees shielding your eyes.”


Neal Stephenson, Quicksilver
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Quicksilver (The Baroque Cycle, #1) Quicksilver by Neal Stephenson
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