# George Frederick James Temple Quotes

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Mathematical activity has taken the forms of a science, a philosophy and an art.

George Frederick James Temple

The 'language theory' is inadequate as a description of the nature of mathematics.

George Frederick James Temple

The history of mathematics throws little light on the psychology of mathematical invention.

George Frederick James Temple

The function of logic in mathematics is critical rather than constructive.

George Frederick James Temple