Those who assert that the mathematical sciences say nothing of the beautiful or the good are in error. For these sciences say and prove a great deal about them; if they do not expressly mention them, but prove attributes which are their results or definitions, it is not true that they tell us nothing about them. The chief forms of beauty are order and symmetry and definiteness, which the mathematical sciences demonstrate in a special degree.
Aristotle, Metaphysics

There are many who seem to feel that math and science are somehow “soulless” and either can not recognize beauty or elegance, even worse as destroying beauty.  I have never agreed with that sentiment, and obviously am in pretty good company.  The beauty in our universe is in what is seen and seeing, as they say is believing.  In reading the writings of great scientists it is generally impossible to miss their sense of awe in what they see.

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