Jacob T. Schwartz Quote

To find the simple in the complex, the finite in the infinite - that is not a bad description of the aim and essence of mathematics.


Discrete Thoughts: Essays on Mathematics, Science, and Philosophy, Chapter Seven (p. 64), Springer-Verlag. 1992

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To find the simple in the complex, the finite in the infinite - that is not a bad description of the aim and essence of mathematics.

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To find the simple in the complex, the finite in the infinite - that is not a bad description of the aim and essence of mathematics.

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To find the simple in the complex, the finite in the infinite - that is not a bad description of the aim and essence of mathematics.

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To find the simple in the complex, the finite in the infinite - that is not a bad description of the aim and essence of mathematics.