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Great mathematics is achieved by solving difficult problems not by fabricating elaborate theories in search of a problem.
A peculiarity of the higher arithmetic is the great difficulty which has often been experienced in proving simple general theorems which had been suggested quite naturally by numerical evidence.
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It is very wicked for you not to take care of your masters goods, but how much worse is it to pilfer and steal from them, whenever you think you shall not be found out.
October 30, 1907
June 9, 1969
Harold Davenport was an English mathematician, known for his extensive work in number theory.
Higher arithmetic (1952)
Multiplicative number theory (1967)
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