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“What is history? Its beginning is that of the centuries of systematic work devoted to the solution of the enigma of death, so that death itself may eventually be overcome. That is why people write symphonies, and why they discover *mathematical* infinity and electromagnetic waves.”

—Boris Pasternak (1890–1960)

“The most distinct and beautiful statement of any truth must take at last the *mathematical* form.”

—Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

“All science requires mathematics. The knowledge of *mathematical* things is almost innate in us.... This is the easiest of sciences, a fact which is obvious in that no one’s brain rejects it; for laymen and people who are utterly illiterate know how to count and reckon.”

—Roger Bacon (c. 1214–c. 1294)

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