Guided only by their feeling for symmetry, simplicity, and generality, and an indefinable sense of the fitness of things, creative mathematicians now, as in the past, are inspired by the art of mathematics rather than by any prospect of ultimate usefulness. — E. T. Bell

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E. T. Bell : Scottish Mathematician
Born:  February 7, 1883
Died:  December 21, 1960

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