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... though mathematics may teach a man how to build a bridge, it is what the Scotch Universities call the humanities, that teach h ...
With this new way of providing a foundation for mathematics, which we may appropriately call a proof theory, I pursue a significan ...
As soon as we climb higher than those who had at one time admired us, we appear to them as though we have sunken and fallen down: ...
Lift up your hearts, my brothers, high, higher! And don't forget about your legs either! Lift up your legs as well, you good dance ...
The higher its type, the more rarely a thing succeeds.
Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true ...
Mathematics, rightly viewed, possesses not only truth, but supreme beauty--a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture, with ...
Behind one high mountain lies yet a higher one.
The more people gathering firewood, the higher the flames will grow.
The higher the climb, the heavier the fall.
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