The slicing technique from Flatland still remains one of the most powerful tools for dealing with aggregates in higher dimensions.
Today the major reason for our interest in Flatland is that for the first time we can achieve some of the dreams of our ancestors a century ago and obtain direct visual experience of phenomena in a dimension higher than our own.
All of us are slaves to the prejudices of our own dimension.
It's important to recognize that expanding the circle of opportunity and increasing the democratic potential of our own society, as well as those across the world, is a continuing process of inclusion.
The first lesson I've learned is that no matter what you do in your life, you have to figure out your own internal rhythms - I mean, what works for you doesn't necessarily work for your friend.
I am a progressive who gets things done. And the root of that word, progressive, is progress.
Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world. Hillary Cli
Throughout the 1980s, we did hear too much about individual gain and the ethos of selfishness and greed. We did not hear enough about how to be a good member of a community, to define the common good and to repair the social contract. And we also found that while prosperity does not trickle down fro
It is absolutely without contradiction that when women are encouraged to participate in the formal economies of their societies, the economy grows.
We have to figure out how to deal with Iran as the principal state sponsor of terrorism in the world.
When a new president comes in, a new president gets to clean house.
What Secretary Ash Carter is looking at is the constant pressure that Russia's putting on our European allies. The way that Russia is trying to move the boundaries of the post-World War II Europe. The way that he is trying to set European countries against one another, seizing territory, holding it
The American taxpayer should not be treated more shabbily than debtors from other nations and we should be encouraging other nations to help rebuild Iraq's economy.
I think we've got to understand the complexity of the world that we are facing and no place is more so than in the Middle East.
I have never lost faith in America's essential goodness and greatness.
It is a fact that around the world the elites of every country are making money. Hillary Clinto
American politics is always an open competition.
Remember that movie Independence Day, where invaders were coming from outer space and the whole world was united against the invasion? Why can't we be united on behalf of our planet? And that's what I want to do.
I`m 100 percent impartial. I`m - my responsibility is to manage this primary nominating contest neutrally and fairly.
I think we've got to do more to stop foreign fighters, foreign funding and take ISIS on online, as well as doing everything necessary to keep us safe at home.
I can't stand whining.
I think because I really didn't have a good strategy for my campaign. I didn't plan it the right way. ... As a candidate who was already so well known ... I don't think I ever said, 'Yes, you may have known me for eight years, but I don't take anything for granted. I have to earn your support.
Part of diplomacy is to open different definitions of self-interest.