Karl Gauss

Karl Gauss

German mathematician
The problem of distinguishing prime numbers from composite numbers and of resolving the latter into their prime factors is known to be one of the most important and useful in arithmetic.More Karl Gauss quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:35]
We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely prescribe its properties a priori.More Karl Gauss quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:54]
Further, the dignity of the science itself seems to require that every possible means be explored for the solution of a problem so elegant and so celebrated.More Karl Gauss quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:23]
Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes.More Karl Gauss quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:16]
To such idle talk it might further be added: that whenever a certain exclusive occupation is coupled with specific shortcomings, it is likewise almost certainly divorced from certain other shortcomings.More Karl Gauss quotes [08/17/2011 05:08:49]

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