- Author:Piet Hein
- Publisher:Hodder Paperbacks; First Thus edition (1969)
- Pages:128 pages
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With the assistance of Jens Arup. For many years he was an acquaintance of Albert Einstein, who, intrigued by Piet Hein’s mathematically based but essentially simple puzzles, spread the word to universities and from there on to the general public.
With the assistance of Jens Arup. Norbert Wiener, the father of Cybernetics, the science behind electronic brains, wrote his last book God and Golem, Inc while staying with Piet Hein in his country house in Rungsted in Denmark, and dedicated the book to him.
There is one art, no more, no less: to do all things with art- lessness. Life makes senses and who could doubt it, if we have no doubt about it. Meeting the eye. You'll probably find that it suits your book to be a bit cleverer than you look. Observe that the easiest method by far is to look a bit stupider than you are. A psychological tip.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. A grook is a short, aphoristic poem, accompanied by an appropriate drawing. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. From the publisher: What in the world is a Grook? A grook is a short, aphoristic poem, accompanied by an appropriate drawing. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Most of them have aged beautifully and are still a delight 40 years later. A book titled, "Grooks", of any number does not sound too promising. However I have read "Grooks 1, 2, 3,and 4" and became hooked!
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. No dust jacket but in acceptable condition. No Tears or other markings on volume. However I have read "Grooks 1, 2, 3,and 4" and became hooked! "Grooks 5" did not disappoint. Author Piet Hein can, in very few words, manage these little poems that can tickle your funny bone, surprise you, and often be quite profound.
Admonitory grook addressed to youth. The human spirit sublimates. and there were more of them than of the others. That is, they constituted that minority. which formed the greater part of the majority. Within the party, he was of the faction
Admonitory grook addressed to youth. the impulses it thwarts; a healthy sex life mitigates. the lust for other sports. Within the party, he was of the faction. that was supported by the greater fraction. And in each group, within each group, he sought. the group that could command the most support. The final group had finally elected. a triumvirate whom they all respected.
However, contrary to the historical ideals, in Piet Hein's works is found an easily recognizable element whet Danish mathematician, inventor, designer, author, and poet, often writing under the Old Norse pseudonym "Kumbel" meaning "tombstone". He has been called an universalist. In that way a spiritual affinity existed between him and the Renaissance ideal - a modern variant of Leonardo da Vinci.
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