- Notable Pierre de Fermat Quotes Index -
Born: August 17, 1601, Beaumont-de-Lomagne, France
Birth Country: France
Died: Castres, France, January 12, 1665
Occupation: Academic, Layer, Mathematician
It is impossible for any number which is a power greater than the second to be written as a sum of two like powers. I have a truly marvelous demonstration of this proposition which this margin is too narrow to contain.
- Pierre de Fermat
Quotes by Pierre de Fermat