Carl Friedrich Gauss Quote

We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely prescribe its properties a priori.


Letter to Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel (1830)

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We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely...

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We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely...

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We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely...

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We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely...