As for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained. Arthur Cayley British Mathematician More Arthur Cayley Quotes 0

But be that as it may, I think it is more respectful to you that I should speak to you upon and do my best to interest you in the subject which has occupied me, and in which I am myself most interested. Arthur Cayley British Mathematician More Arthur Cayley Quotes 0

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 British Mathematician More Arthur Cayley Quotes 0

So much the worse, it may be, for a particular meeting: but the meeting is the individual, which on evolution principles, must be sacrificed for the development of the race. Arthur Cayley British Mathematician More Arthur Cayley Quotes 0