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Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country. David Hilbert#Boundaries 105
David Hilbert#Boundaries 105
One can measure the importance of a scientific work by the number of earlier publications rendered superfluous by it. David Hilbert#Earlier 66
David Hilbert#Earlier 66
If I were to awaken after having slept for a thousand years, my first question would be: Has the Riemann hypothesis been proven? David Hilbert#Awaken 49
David Hilbert#Awaken 49
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality. David Hilbert#Art 43
David Hilbert#Art 43
Physics is becoming too difficult for the physicists. David Hilbert#Becoming 36
David Hilbert#Becoming 36
If one were to bring ten of the wisest men in the world together and ask them what was the most stupid thing in existence, they would not be able to discover anything so stupid as astrology. David Hilbert#Able 35
David Hilbert#Able 35
Galileo was no idiot. Only an idiot could believe that science requires martyrdom - that may be necessary in religion, but in time a scientific result will establish itself. David Hilbert#Science 31
David Hilbert#Science 31
He who seeks for methods without having a definite problem in mind seeks in the most part in vain. David Hilbert#Definite 28
David Hilbert#Definite 28
A mathematical theory is not to be considered complete until you have made it so clear that you can explain it to the first man whom you meet on the street. David Hilbert#Clear 16
David Hilbert#Clear 16
The infinite! No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man. David Hilbert#Infinite 16
David Hilbert#Infinite 16
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