On 6/5/2013 12:41 AM, Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz wrote: > In <firstname.lastname@example.org>, on 06/04/2013 > at 10:23 AM, Peter Percival <email@example.com> said: > >> Nam Nguyen wrote: > >>> Of course I didn't intend to say mathematics is a language, >>> a description, of only physics! > >> What is mathematics, then? > > There are a number of answers to that question. From my perspective it > is an art form. >
Thank you for a wonderful perspective!
Of all the authors whom I have read, I believe that only De Morgan included that among his remarks while seriously discussing the issues of symbolic reasoning.