(2 Jan 1827 - 16 Jan 1892)
Prussian writer and military officer who wrote a number of classic books on military topics, such as artillery, infantry, and Strategy. During the Franco-Prussian war, he was a major-general in charge of an artillery brigade.
Science Quotes by Prinz Kraft (1 quote)
Mathematics is indeed dangerous in that it absorbs students to such a degree that it dulls their senses to everything else.
— Prinz Kraft
While a student, an observation made about his teacher, Professor Karl Schellbach. Quoted, without citation, in Howard W. Eves, Mathematical Circles Adieu, (1977).