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After 16 months of teaching, consulting, fellowship, and special project activities on matters ranging from conservation to healthcare to international trade, Gov. Ventura appointed me to the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Early Greek astronomers, derived their first knowledge from the Egyptians, and these from the Chaldeans, among whom the science was studied, at a very early period. Their knowledge of astronomy, which gave their learned men the name of Magi, wise men, afterwards degenerated into astrology, or the art of consulting the position of the stars to foretel eventsand hence sprung the silly occupation of sooth saying, for which the Chaldeans were noted to a proverb, in later ages.
It appears [Descartes] has inverted the order of philosophising, it seemed good to him not to learn from things, but to impose his own laws on things. First he collected truths which he thought suitable ; and then gradually advanced to particulars explicable from principles which he had framed without consulting Nature.
Science has a way of getting us to the future without consulting the futurists and visionaries.
We look down on our scientists if they engage in outside consultation. We implicitly promote the ivory tower.
Were it my business to understand physic, would not the safe way be to consult nature herself in the history of diseases and their cures, than espouse the principles of the dogmatists, methodists, or chemists?