(27 Aug 1858 - 20 Apr 1932)
Science Quotes by Giuseppe Peano (1 quote)
Questions that pertain to the foundations of mathematics, although treated by many in recent times, still lack a satisfactory solution. Ambiguity of language is philosophy's main source of problems. That is why it is of the utmost importance to examine attentively the very words we use.
— Giuseppe Peano
Quotes by others about Giuseppe Peano (1)
Mathematicians pretend to count by means of a system supposed to satisfy the so-called Peano axioms. In fact, the piano has only 88 keys; hence, anyone counting with these axioms is soon played out.
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