leibnitz on various occasions alluded to the Ars signorum in commendatory terms.
leibnitz declared that "the loss of an hour is the loss of a part of life."
The philosophy of the seventeenth century that of Descartes and leibnitz maybe condensed in one word mechanism.
His cosmological ideas were based on those of Burnet and leibnitz.
The article on leibnitz has less original matter in it than that on Spinosa.
As Newton says in his argument with leibnitz, "the glory is due only to the inventor."
leibnitz wrote in Latin and French, and his culture was mainly French.
leibnitz had other than political ends in view in his visit to France.
It was opened in 1711 and had leibnitz as its first president.
leibnitz gave a compendious statement of his system in his Monadology .
German philosopher and mathematician who invented the mathematical processes of differentiation and integration, which greatly expanded the field of calculus. Leibniz also established the foundations of probability theory and conceived the idea for a practical calculating machine.