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#26 2011-03-31 03:47:07

bobbym
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Re: Some sums

I think it is just the opposite. I think people breakdown sometimes from lack of exertion.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#27 2011-03-31 03:53:42

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Re: Some sums

Yes, they may not even know it until they try to exert.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."
 

#28 2011-03-31 04:01:54

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Re: Some sums

No danger of that. Most do not ever exert themselves.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.
 

#29 2011-03-31 04:18:21

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Re: Some sums

Hmmm, that's right.


"Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense"  - Buddha?

"Data! Data! Data!" he cried impatiently. "I can't make bricks without clay."
 

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