# Pierre Laplace

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In existographies, **Pierre Laplace** (206-128 BE) (1749-1827 ACM) (**IQ**:195|#15) (ID:2.50|77) (Cattell 1000:233) (RGM:315|1,350+) (PR:687|65AE / mathematician:16) (Murray 4000:8|CS / 4|A) (Becker 160:58|4L) (Simmons 100:29) (GPE:34) (CR:203) (LH:8) (**TL**:213|#42) was a French mathematician, physicist, and astronomer, noted for []

## Quotes

### Quotes | By

The following are quotes by Laplace:

- “I had no need of that hypothesis.”

- “The logarithms of Napier and Briggs, by shortening the labors, doubled the life of the astronomer.”
- — Pierre Laplace (c.1800),
*Publication*; cited by William Dunham (1989) in*Journal Through Genius*(pg. 157)^{[2]}

- — Pierre Laplace (c.1800),

## End matter

### References

- ↑ Napoleon Laplace anecdote – Hmolpedia 2020.
- ↑ Dunham, William. (1991).
*Journey Though Genius: the Great Theorems of Mathematics*(pg. 157). Penguin.

### External links

- Pierre Laplace – Hmolpedia 2020.