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Portrait of Roger Bacon

Roger Bacon

1214–1294

English pihlosopher

In mathematics I can report no deficiency, except it be that men do not sufficiently understand the excellent use of Pure Mathematics.

TOPICS: pure math

The things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics.

TOPICS: knowledge

Mathematics is the gate and key to the sciences.

TOPICS: science

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