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V. I. Arnold

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- V. I. Arnold on the perils of “pure” deductive-axiomatic mathematics

“In the middle of the twentieth century it was attempted to divide physics and mathematics. The consequences turned out to be catastrophic” - V. I. Arnold on mathematics being an experimental science

“Physics is an experimental science. Mathematics is the part of physics where experiments are cheap” - V. I. Arnold explaining the physical intuition behind some math concepts

Arnold teaches how to think about determinants, groups, and smooth manifolds in a less-abstract way - V. I. Arnold’s book recommendations

List of books on Math and Physics that the Russian mathematician mentioned in his famous speech in Paris, 1997