Quotes by geometry

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  • Bruce Lipton
    Bruce Lipton
    American developmental biologist 1944-
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    There's a theory that says that life is based on a competition and the struggle and the fight for survival, and it's interesting because when you look at the fractal character of evolution, it's totally different. It's based on cooperation among the elements in the geometry and not competition.
  • Gustave Flaubert
    Gustave Flaubert
    French writer 1821-1880
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    All one's inventions are true, you can be sure of that. Poetry is as exact a science as geometry.
  • Albrecht Durer
    Albrecht Durer
    German painter 1471-1528
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    And since geometry is the right foundation of all painting, I have decided to teach its rudiments and principles to all youngsters eager for art.
  • Annie Dillard
    Annie Dillard
    American author 1945-
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    Crystals grew inside rock like arithmetic flowers. They lengthened and spread, added plane to plane in an awed and perfect obedience to an absolute geometry that even stones - maybe only the stones - understood.
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking
    English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
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    Equations are just the boring part of mathematics. I attempt to see things in terms of geometry.
    Source: Stephen Hawking: A Biography (2005) by Kristine Larsen
  • Benoit Mandelbrot
    Benoit Mandelbrot
    Polish-born French and American mathematician and polymath 1924-2010
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    Fractal geometry is not just a chapter of mathematics, but one that helps Everyman to see the same world differently.
    Source: The Fractal Geometry of Nature
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    Greek architecture is the flowering of geometry.
  • Arthur Cayley
    Arthur Cayley
    British mathematician 1821-1895
    Arthur Cayley
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    Not that the propositions of geometry are only approximately true, but that they remain absolutely true in regard to that Euclidean space which has been so long regarded as being the physical space of our experience.
  • Arthur Cayley
    Arthur Cayley
    British mathematician 1821-1895
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    Projective geometry is all geometry.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    The geometry of innocence flesh on the bone
    Causes Galileo's math book to get thrown
    At Delilah who sits worthlessly alone
    But the tears on her cheeks are from laughter
    Source: Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
  • Louis de Bernieres
    Louis de Bernieres
    British novelist 1954-
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    The human heart likes a little disorder in its geometry.
    Source: Kapitein Corelli's mandoline (1994) 256
  • Benoit Mandelbrot
    Benoit Mandelbrot
    Polish-born French and American mathematician and polymath 1924-2010
    Benoit Mandelbrot
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    There is no single rule that governs the use of geometry. I don't think that one exists.
    Source: New Scientist interview
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