← ‘Only superficial people do not judge by appearances’: type, design and the spirit of the age #1
Thomas Sprat, HIstory of the Royal Society, 1667. Nullius Verba (literally ‘No ones’s words’) is the motto of the Society and suggests that knowledge comes from experimental verification rather than the handing down of words.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.