#### Quote of the day

Limited in his nature, infinite in his desires, man is a fallen god who remembers the heavens.

#### David Hilbert

**Born:**January 23, 1862

**Died:**February 14, 1943

**(aged 81)**

**Bio:**David Hilbert was a German mathematician. He is recognized as one of the most influential and universal mathematicians of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

**Known for:**

- The Foundations Of Geometry (1902)
- Geometry and the imagination
- Principles of Mathematical Logic
- The theory of algebraic number fields
- Theory of algebraic invariants

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