Quotable #10: Real Advances


“The mere formulation of a problem is far more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of mathematical or experimental skills. To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle requires creative imagination and marks real advances in science.” – Albert Einstein


About Edmark M. Law

My name Edmark M. Law. I work as a freelance writer, mainly writing about science and mathematics. I am an ardent hobbyist. I like to read, solve puzzles, play chess, make origami and play basketball. In addition, I dabble in magic, particularly card magic and other sleight-of-hand type magic. I live in Hong Kong. I blog at learnfunfacts.com. You can find me on Twitter @EdmarkLaw and Facebook. My email is edmarklaw@learnfunfacts.com
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7 Responses to Quotable #10: Real Advances

  1. Thanks for the Post – Ray

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  2. 🙂 Yes, too many of our schools provide youth with preformed problems that are merely solvable… rather than encouraging real creativity!

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  3. Garfield Hug says:

    Einstein is brilliantly astute! This is good! Thanks 😃

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  4. Einstein’s quote applies to all aspects of life – amazingly simple, yet, difficult to follow. Thanks for the post – Ray

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