Miranda (mandydax) wrote,

Book quote meme via glenniebun

- Grab the nearest book. Right now.
- Turn to page 56.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post that sentence along with these instructions in your blog.
- Don't dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.

His work was so significant that his teacher at Cambridge, Isaac Barrow, resigned his chair of mathematics in favor of Newton five years after the young student returned to college.

From Cosmos by Carl Sagan
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