George Boole Quote

The most accomplished in the use of symbols must sometimes throw aside his abstractions and resort to homelier methods for trial and verification - not doubting, in so doing, the truth which lies at the bottom of his symbolism, but distrusting his own powers.


A Treatise on Differential Equations (4th edition), Preface (p. vii)

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The most accomplished in the use of symbols must sometimes throw aside his abstractions and resort to homelier methods for trial and verification -...

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The most accomplished in the use of symbols must sometimes throw aside his abstractions and resort to homelier methods for trial and verification -...

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The most accomplished in the use of symbols must sometimes throw aside his abstractions and resort to homelier methods for trial and verification -...

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The most accomplished in the use of symbols must sometimes throw aside his abstractions and resort to homelier methods for trial and verification -...