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In mathematics we have long since drawn the rein, and...

In mathematics we have long since drawn the rein, and given over a hopeless race.

Charles Babbage, quote about Mathematics

Charles Babbage (1792-1871) English mathematician

Was born on: 26 dec 1791.
Died on 18 oct 1871, at 79 years old.


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