Abauzit sentence example
- Abauzit at an early age acquired great proficiency in languages, physics and theology.
- Sir Isaac corrected in the second edition of his Principia an error pointed out by Abauzit, and, when sending him the Commercium Epistolicum, said, "You are well worthy to judge between Leibnitz and me."
- The reputation of Abauzit induced William III.
- Abauzit was a man of great learning and of wonderful versatility.
- Rousseau, who was jealously sparing of his praises, addressed to him, in his Nouvelle Heloise, a fine panegyric; and when a stranger flatteringly told Voltaire he had come to see a great man, the philosopher asked him if he had seen Abauzit.Advertisement