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Wednesday, April 28, 2004

Wednesday April 28, 2004

Filed under: General — m759 @ 7:00 AM

Example

“…the source of all great mathematics is the special case, the concrete example. It is frequent in mathematics that every instance of a concept of seemingly great generality is in essence the same as a small and concrete special case.”

— Paul Halmos in
    I Want To Be a Mathematician

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