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Nota esplicativa
Nota esplicativa



Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence. Democritus (460 BC - 370 BC)


Cease to ask what the morrow will bring forth. And set down as gain each day that Fortune grants. Horace (65 BC - 8 BC),


Cogito ergo sum (I think, therefore I am). René Descartes (1596-1650)


Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play. Immanuel Kant (1724-1804).


















SCS Historical Newsletter:  November 1953


Len Stilwill of Goodyear aircraft, our host for the day, opened the November meeting at the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company plant by explaining that he was sorry the Aircraft company didn’t have any local facilities, but that “their subsidiary” , the tire and rubber company, had kindly offered theirs. Len  said that in addition the Tire and the Rubber Company was going to serve refreshment after the meeting, offer those interested a counducted tour through the tire plant, and give everyone present a free tire. They did too – only the tire is a little bit small for my car wheels. [...]