James Prescott Joule - Quotes

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The height of the pulleys from the ground was twelve yards, and consequently, when the weights had descended through that distance, they had to be wound up again in order to renew the motion of the paddle. ---->>>

It is evident that an acquaintance with natural laws means no less than an acquaintance with the mind of God therein expressed. ---->>>

Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm... that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous. ---->>>

After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.

After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.

Order is manifestly maintained in the universe... governed by the sovereign will of God. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: December 24, 1818
Birthplace:
Die: October 11, 1889
Occupation: Physicist
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James Prescott Joule FRS HFRSE DCL LLD (; (24 December 1818 – 11 October 1889) was an English physicist, mathematician and brewer, born in Salford, Lancashire. Joule studied the nature of heat, and discovered its relationship to mechanical work (see energy). This led to the law of conservation of energy, which led to the development of the first law of thermodynamics (wikipedia)