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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

The music of reason

Mathematics is the music of reason. -- James Joseph Sylvester

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

The poetry of logical ideas

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

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