Musica est exercitium arithmeticae occultum nescientis se numerare animi The pleasure we obtain from music comes from counting, but counting unconsciously. Music is nothing but unconscious arithmetic. From a letter to Goldbach, 27 April 1712, quoted in O Sacks, The Man who Mistook his Wife for a Hat
Þetta, sem Gottfried Leibniz sagði, er held ég ansi nálægt sannleikanum. Mér finnst Leibniz alveg magnaður maður.
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