Ludwig Boltzmann Quote

Mathematics and music! the most glaring possible opposites of human thought! and yet connected, mutually sustained! It is as if they would demonstrate the hidden consensus of all the actions of our mind, which in the revelations of genius makes us forefeel unconscious utterances of a mysteriously active intelligence.


Translated by E. Atkinson, Popular Lectures on Scientific Subjects

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Mathematics and music! the most glaring possible opposites of human thought! and yet connected, mutually sustained! It is as if they would...

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Mathematics and music! the most glaring possible opposites of human thought! and yet connected, mutually sustained! It is as if they would...

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Mathematics and music! the most glaring possible opposites of human thought! and yet connected, mutually sustained! It is as if they would...

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Mathematics and music! the most glaring possible opposites of human thought! and yet connected, mutually sustained! It is as if they would...