Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Exegi monumentum—limits to a horn of plenty

Бедолага Мальтус поливаем со всех сторон, и традиционно православными комунистами и просто оптимистами, коих легион.
"That the earth could maintain a thousand billions of people as easily as a thousand millions is a necessary deduction from the manifest truths that, at least so far as our agency is concerned, matter is eternal and force must forever continue to act."
есть, канешна, и др.зрения
приближаясь к границе природа придумывает чеки: ВИЧ или Иркутск

Sacred to the memory of the Rev Thomas Robert Malthus, long known to the lettered world by his admirable writings on the social branches of political economy, particularly by his essay on population.
One of the best men and truest philosophers of any age or country, raised by native dignity of mind above the misrepresentation of the ignorant and the neglect of the great, he lived a serene and happy life devoted to the pursuit and communication of truth. Supported by a calm but firm conviction of the usefulness of his labours.
Content with the approbation of the wise and good. His writings will be a lasting monument of the extent and correctness of his understanding. The spotless integrity of his principles, the equity and candour of his nature, his sweetness of temper, urbanity of manners and tenderness of heart, his benevolence and his piety are still dearer recollections of his family and friends. Born February 14, 1766 Died 29 December 1834.

250 лет в этом году, а написал, так написал, нафсегда :)

Exegi monumentum[любезен он народу

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