Contributed by Roger Nelmes on Jan 29, 2008
The challenge I present to you today isn’t about scientific inertia, but rather spiritual inertia…and although today it is geared toward our young people, this principle relates to all of us.
Inertia: State of Motion
Every body perseveres in its state of being at rest or of moving uniformly straight ahead, except insofar as it is compelled to change its state by forces impressed. [Cohen & Whitman 1999 translation]
Definition: "… a body at rest will remain at rest and a body moving