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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 ...
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 ...
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
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How happy the lot of the mathematician! He is judged solely by his peers, and the standard is so high that no colleague or rival c ...
Histories make men wise; poets witty; the mathematics subtle; natural philosophy deep; moral grave; logic and rhetoric able to con ...
All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of mathematical things is almost innate in us.... This is the easiest of sciences, ...
Today brings the sad, glad tidings that Mrs. Abraham Lincoln has passed from that darkness which had fallen upon her path through ...
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