Gottlob Frege Quote

I compare arithmetic with a tree that unfolds upwards in a multitude of techniques and theorems while the root drives into the depths.


Grundgesetze der Arithmetik (1893), xiii, trans. Ivor Grattan-Guinness

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I compare arithmetic with a tree that unfolds upwards in a multitude of techniques and theorems while the root drives into the depths.

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I compare arithmetic with a tree that unfolds upwards in a multitude of techniques and theorems while the root drives into the depths.

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I compare arithmetic with a tree that unfolds upwards in a multitude of techniques and theorems while the root drives into the depths.

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I compare arithmetic with a tree that unfolds upwards in a multitude of techniques and theorems while the root drives into the depths.