This week’s quote is “What we know is not much, what we do not know is immense.”, mis-attributed to the learned French philosopher and Jesuit Pierre Teilhard de Chardin SJ.
Reportedly the last words of Pierre-Simon, marquis de Laplace, the great French mathematician and astronomer, were: “Ce que nous connaissons est peu de chose, ce que nous ignorons est immense.” which translates in English as: “What we know is not much. What we do not know is immense.”
What I know here is represented by one box, while the other box represents what I do not know. I wonder if you’ll deduce which is which?
I’ve gathered some of my previous images in Rolling along…, where re-blogging was allowed.
Quote 40 of 40.
Andrea Coffey, S1G6
Thanks to the people at PSC for organising and running this “40 quotes” project. It’s been fun.
A very happy Christmas to all my viewers.