Here’s a nice quote that I found at the beginning of a book I was reading. I found it rather profound and wanted to share it here.
Life is a peephole, a single tiny entry onto a vastness — how can I not dwell on this brief, cramped view I have of things?
Yann Martel, Life of Pi
That’s your dose of philosophy for the day, internet.
Some math humor from the REU…
So arrogant, you’d think he’s never wrong or something.
What should an “obtuse triangle” look like?
For me, I am driven by two main philosophies, know more today about the world than I knew yesterday. And lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson
This is my “backbone quote” for this blog and what it will entail.