” I found no ba…

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” I found no basis prepared; no models to copy… Mine is the first step, and therefore a small one, though worked out with much thought and hard labor. It must be looked at as a first step and judged with indulgence.”

This is a quote by Aristotle, he was basically said to be the first to begin such studies and had no real teachers or history to look to. He had but only himself.