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„The half minute which we daily devote to the winding-up of our watches is an exertion of labour almost insensible; yet, by the aid of a few wheels, its effect is spread over the whole twenty-four hours.“

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Charles Babbage Quote: The half minute which we daily devote to the winding-up of our watches is an exertion of labour almost insensible; yet, by the aid of a few wheels, its effect is spread over the whole twenty-four hours.

Author biography

Charles Babbage
Author born: December 26, 1792
Author died: October 18, 1871
Nationality: English
Profession: Mathematician