(Source: likeaphysicist)


By concentrating on what, and leaving out why, mathematics is reduced to an empty shell. The art is not in the “truth” but in the explanation, the argument. It is the argument itself which gives the truth its context, and determines what is really being said and meant.
—
Paul Lockhart, A Mathematician’s Lament. (via somewhatreal)
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(Source: heartwithoutartisjusthe)

(Source: darthmaul013)

The development of a tolerance to do mathematics is the development of a tolerance to be confused
— analysis professor

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Turns out I haven’t been getting notifications about messages for the past several weeks…sorry to those of you I’ve apparently been ignoring. And also, for some of them, I can’t remember the context so…yeah.