Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky Quotes (1 quote)
“There is no branch of mathematics, however abstract, which may not some day be applied to phenomena of the real world.”
―Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky
The Foundations of Geometry and the Non-Euclidean Plane by George Edward Martin (1982) p.225
“'But I don't want to go among mad people,' said Alice. 'Oh, you can't help that,' said the cat. 'We're all mad here.'”
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865)
Hudibras, a poem, Volume 1, printed by W. Lewis for Thomas McLean, 1819, p. 366, Part II, Canto II
As quoted in: Newsday, 11 February 1988
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsNikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky
Born: December 1, 1792
Died: February 24, 1856 (aged 63)
Bio: Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky was a Russian mathematician and geometer, renowned primarily for his pioneering works on hyperbolic geometry, otherwise known as Lobachevskian geometry. William Kingdon Clifford called Lobachevsky the Copernicus of Geometry due to the revolutionary character of his work.