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1928 : Georgios Remoundos
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The mathematician, carried along on his flood of symbols, dealing apparently with purely formal truths, may still reach results of endless importance for our description of the physical universe.
Quoted in N Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims (Raleigh N C 1988)
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