Pierre de Fermat Quotes (8 quotes)


Pierre de Fermat
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Cuius rei demonstrationem mirabilem sane detexi hanc marginis exiguitas non caperet.
Pierre de Fermat
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Cuius rei demonstrationem mirabilem sane detexi hanc marginis exiguitas non caperet.
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Henrik Ibsen
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As quoted in The Book of Poisonous Quotes (1993) edited by Colin Jarman, p. 232.
Anatole France
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In French: "Une bêtise répétée par trente-six millions de bouches ne cesse pas d'être une bêtise." - Literal translation: "A nonsense repeated by thirty-six million mouths still a nonsense" - From: "Histoire contemporaine, Volume 4: Monsieur Bergeret a Paris" (1901), p. 168. This quote is similar to izquotes.com/quote/251378


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Pierre de Fermat
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Born: August 17, 1601

Died: January 12, 1665 (aged 63)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Lawyer

Bio: Pierre de Fermat was a French lawyer at the Parlement of Toulouse, France, and an amateur mathematician who is given credit for early developments that led to infinitesimal calculus, including his adequality.

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