Leonhard Euler

Leonhard Euler

In the meantime, most noble Sir, you have assigned this question to the geometry of position, but I am ignorant as to what this new discipline involves, and as to which types of problem Leibniz and Wolff expected to see expressed in this way.More Leonhard Euler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For since the fabric of the universe is most perfect and the work of a most wise Creator, nothing at all takes place in the universe in which some rule of maximum or minimum does not appear.More Leonhard Euler quotes [09/12/2011 11:09:40]
Transcendental [numbers], They transcend the power of algebraic methods.More Leonhard Euler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mathematicians have tried in vain to this day to discover some order in the sequence of prime numbers, and we have reason to believe that it is a mystery into which the human mind will never penetrate.More Leonhard Euler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Thus you see, most noble Sir, how this type of solution to the Königsberg bridge problem bears little relationship to mathematics, and I do not understand why you expect a mathematician to produce it, rather than anyone else, for the solution is based on reason alone, and its discovery does not depend on any mathematical principle...More Leonhard Euler quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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