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Portrait of Pythagoras

Pythagoras

c. 570–490 BCE

Greek mathematician and philosopher

Number is the within of all things.

TOPICS: numbers

Geometry is knowledge of the eternally existent.

TOPICS: geometry

There is geometry in the humming of the strings.

TOPICS: geometry, music

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