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Mathematicians make me tired. You ask them to wok out a sum and they take a piece of paper, cover it with rows of a's and b's and x's and y's; decorate these with a lot of little numbers; scatter a mess of fly specks around them, and then give you an answer that's all wrong.".

Thomas Edison
Inventor (and despiser of mathematicians) 1847 1931