Quotable maths: Bott

There are two ways to do great mathematics. The first way is to be smarter than everybody else. The second way is to be stupider than everyone else – but persistent. — Raoul Bott

Colin

Colin is a Weymouth maths tutor, author of several Maths For Dummies books and A-level maths guides. He started Flying Colours Maths in 2008. He lives with an espresso pot and nothing to prove.

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