Quotes by infinity
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American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
A googolplex is precisely as far from infinity as is the number 1... no matter what number you have in mind, infinity is larger still.Source: Cosmos (1980)
French Catholic philosopher 1882-1973
A single idea, if it is right, saves us the labor of an infinity of experiences.
American historian and journalist 1899-1978
And there is the headlight, shining far down the track, glinting off the steel rails that, like all parallel lines, will meet in infinity, which is after all where this train is going.Source: Bruce Cattons America: selections from his greatest works
Canadian literair criticus 1912-1991
Between religion's ''this is'' and poetry's ''but suppose this is,'' there must always be some kind of tension, until the possible and the actual meet at infinity.
French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
French playwright, writer 1873-1907
God is the tangential point between zero and infinity.
Alfred de Musset
French writer 1810-1857
I cannot help it - in spite of myself, infinity torments me.
French Poet, Historian, Politician 1803-1875
I mistrust the satisfaction which makes a display of the possession of Infinity; that is called fatuity in philosophic terms.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
English poet 1792-1822
I think that the leaf of a tree, the meanest insect on which we trample, are in themselves arguments more conclusive than any which can be adduced that some vast intellect animates Infinity.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
If any philosopher had been asked for a definition of infinity, he might have produced some unintelligible rigmarole, but he would certainly not have been able to give a definition that had any meaning at all.
Russian-born American researcher and writer 1898-1981
It is good a philosopher should remind himself, now and then, that he is a particle pontificating on infinity.
Augustus William Hare
Knowledge partakes of infinity; it widens with our capacities: the higher we mount in it, the vaster and more magnificent are the prospects it stretches out before us.
English mathematician 1953-
Mathematicians aren't satisfied because they know there are no solutions up to four million or four billion, they really want to know that there are no solutions up to infinity.
French writer 1889-1963
Mystery has its own mysteries, and there are gods above gods. We have ours, they have theirs. That is what's known as infinity.
French writer 1802-1885
The convent, which belongs to the West as it does to the East, to antiquity as it does to the present time, to Buddhism and Muhammadanism as it does to Christianity, is one of the optical devices whereby man gains a glimpse of infinity.
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