May 29, 2015

The art of proposing a question...

In mathematics the art of proposing a question must be held of higher value than solving it. -- Georg Cantor

May 15, 2015

Follow the advice of Plato...

If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics. -- Galileo Galilei

May 8, 2015

The poetry of logical ideas

Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas. -- Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein 1921

May 1, 2015

Truth in science...

Truth in science can be defined as the working hypothesis best suited to open the way to the next better one. -- Konrad Lorenz