"The enchanting charms of this sublime science reveal only to those who have the courage to go deeply into it."

Born: April 30, 1777

Die: February 23, 1855

Occupation: Mathematician

His second motto: Thou, nature, art my goddess; to thy laws my services are bound.

Mathematics is the queen of science, and arithmetic the queen of mathematics.

Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes.

I have had my results for a long time: but I do not yet know how I am to arrive at them.

I protest against the use of infinite magnitude ..., which is never permissible in mathematics.

Mathematics is concerned only with the enumeration and comparison of relations.

Art should reveal the unknown, to those who lack the experience of seeing it.

“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”

― Dr. Seuss