A Quote by Godfrey H. Hardy on books and men


Young Men should prove theorems, old men should write books.

Godfrey H. Hardy (1877 - 1947)

Source: Quoted by Freeman Dyson in Freeman Dyson: Mathematician, Physicist, and Writer. Interview with Donald J. Albers, The College Mathematics Journal, vol. 25, No. 1, January 1994.

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