Let no one destitute of geometry enter my doors  

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

Let no one destitute of geometry enter my doors” is a dictum attributed to Plato, said to be found on a plaque above the door to the Platonic Academy.

Revolutions of Geometry by Michael O'Leary says "there is no direct evidence that such an inscription ever existed."




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