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1900 : Eduard Wiltheiss
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The mathematician's best work is art, a high perfect art, as daring as the most secret dreams of imagination, clear and limpid. Mathematical genius and artistic genius touch one another.
Quoted in N Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims (Raleigh N C 1988)
Another quotation by one of today's mathematicians.
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University of St Andrews, Scotland