One can measure the importance of a scientific work by the number of earlier publications rendered superfluous by itMore David Hilbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

The further a mathematical theory is developed, the more harmoniously and uniformly does its construction proceed, and unsuspected relations are disclosed between hitherto separated branches of the scienceMore David Hilbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Mathematics is a presuppositionless science. To found it I do not need God, as does Kronecker, or the assumption of a special faculty of our understanding attuned to the principle of mathematical induction, as does PoincarĂ©, or the primal intuition of Brouwer, or, finally, as do Russell and Whitehead, axioms of infinity, reducibility, or completeness, which in fact are actual, contentual assumptions that cannot be compensated for by consistency proofs.More David Hilbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Who of us would not be glad to lift the veil behind which the future lies hidden; to cast a glance at the next advances of

our science and at the secrets of its development during future centuries? What particular goals will there be toward

which the leading mathematical spirits of coming generations will strive? What new methods and new facts in the

wide and rich field of mathematical thought will the new centuries disclose?More David Hilbert quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

How thoroughly it is ingrained in mathematical science that every real advance goes hand in hand with the invention of sharper tools and simpler methods which, at the same time, assist in understanding earlier theories and in casting aside some more complicated developments.More David Hilbert quotes [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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The more secrets man has - the more unpleasant surprises he can present. [05/06/2019 04:05:36] More

Quem mihi dabis, qui aliquod pretium tempori ponat? [05/06/2019 02:05:13] More

Time is not valuable in itself, but the ability to compare: what has been said and done and what is being done and said now. [05/18/2019 03:05:06] More