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Mathematics Quotes
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If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
- Francis Bacon

Related topics: Science

It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid
pregnancy by a resort to mathematics,
though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
- H. L. Mencken

I must study politics and war that my sons may have
liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
- John Adams

I had a liberal arts education at Amherst College where I had two majors,
mathematics and philosophy.
- Stephen Cole Kleene

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The true spirit of delight, the exaltation,
the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone
of the highest excellence,
is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.
- Bertrand Russell

Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries;
for mathematics,
the cultural world is one country.
- David Hilbert

The problem is that no ethical system has ever achieved consensus.
Ethical systems are completely unlike mathematics or science.
This is a source of concern.
- Daniel Dennett


 

Mathematics is written for mathematicians.
- Nicolaus Copernicus

For the things of this world cannot be made known without
a knowledge of mathematics.
- Roger Bacon

I had changed from being a mathematician to a practicing scientist.
I was increasingly embarassed that I could no longer
follow some of the more modern branches of pure mathematics.
- John Pople

The mathematics of rhythm are universal.
They don't belong to any particular culture.
- John McLaughlin

James Brown is important because he decorates the clock
correctly and he's good with lower mathematics.
Don't get me wrong - he's good.
- Don Van Vliet

If mathematics is to be understood widely,
we need to emphasise its elegance and its applications.
Sometimes it seems that universities want to emphasise how difficult it is!
- Johnny Ball

Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity,
to which not only the actual word, but every possible word,
must conform.
- Bertrand Russell

The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past
in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future.
- E. T. Bell

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics.
I can assure you mine are still greater.
- Albert Einstein

When we were making the law, when we were writing the
literature and the mathematics the grandfarthers of
Blair and little Bush were scratching around in caves.
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

Pure mathematics is on the whole distinctly more useful than applied.
For what is useful above all is technique,
and mathematical technique is taught mainly through pure mathematics.
- G. H. Hardy

The study of mathematics, like the Nile,
begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Thus, in a sense, mathematics has been most advanced
by those who distinguished themselves by intuition
rather than by rigorous proofs.
- Felix Klein

I went to Princeton from Amherst, where I split my
interests between mathematics and philosophy.
- Stephen Cole Kleene

If I were again beginning my studies,
I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.
- Galileo Galilei

Mathematics is the most beautiful and most powerful
creation of the human spirit.
- Stefan Banach

Mathematics is the music of reason.
- James Joseph Sylvester

I am interested in mathematics only as a creative art.
- G. H. Hardy

Music at times is more like perfume than mathematics.
- Gabriel Marcel

Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.
- Albert Einstein

For scholars and laymen alike it is not philosophy
but active experience in mathematics itself that can
alone answer the question:
What is mathematics?
- Richard Courant

I sort of was good at writing essays.
I was never very good at mathematics,
and I was never very good at algebra.
I loved science, but I wasn't sure of it.
- Diane Cilento

Life is good for only two things, discovering mathematics
and teaching mathematics.
- Simeon Poisson

We do not learn by inference and deduction and the
application of mathematics to philosophy,
but by direct intercourse and sympathy.
- Richard M. Nixon

We in science are spoiled by the success of mathematics.
Mathematics is the study of problems so simple that
they have good solutions.
- Whitfield Diffie

In some parts of life, like mathematics and science,
yeah, I was a genius.
I would top all the top scores you could ever measure it by.
- Steve Wozniak

It is not of the essence of mathematics to be conversant
with the ideas of number and quantity.
- George Boole

Mathematics is as old as Man.
- Stefan Banach

Being exposed to theory, stimulated by a basic love
of concepts and mathematics,
was a marvelous experience.
- Rudolph A. Marcus

An early fascination with higher mathematics at the
university level blossomed into speculative thinking
that could provide a basis for dealing with economic issues.
- Lawrence R. Klein

Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
- Stendhal

I did not have a very literary background.
I came to poetry from the sciences and mathematics,
and also through an interest in Japanese and Chinese poetry in translation.
- Robert Morgan

I grew up in Cambridge in England, and my love of mathematics
dates from those early childhood days.
- Andrew Wiles

But however measurable, there is much more life in
music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of.
- Gabriel Marcel

I was so pleased to be at university to do physics and mathematics.
- John Henry Carver

I read everything: fiction, history,
science,
mathematics, biography, travel.
- Martin Lewis Perl

The mathematics is not there till we put it there.
- Arthur Eddington

My interest in the sciences started with mathematics in the very beginning,
and later with chemistry in early high school and the
proverbial home chemistry set.
- Rudolph A. Marcus

The longer mathematics lives the more abstract -
and therefore,
possibly also the more practical - it becomes.
- E. T. Bell

The most painful thing about mathematics is how far
away you are from being able to use it after you have learned it.
- James Newman

The object of pure physics is the unfolding of the
laws of the intelligible world;
the object of pure mathematics that of unfolding the
laws of human intelligence.
- James Joseph Sylvester

In my schooling through high school,
I excelled mainly in chemistry,
physics and mathematics.
- James Rainwater

Mathematics was hard, dull work.
Geography pleased me more.
For dancing I was quite enthusiastic.
- John James Audubon

The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that
special case which contains all the germs of generality.
- David Hilbert

Logic and mathematics are nothing but specialised linguistic structures.
- Jean Piaget

The abstract analysis of the world by mathematics and
physics rests on the concepts of space and time.
- James J. Gibson

As far as the laws of mathematics
refer to reality, they are not certain,
and as far as they are certain,
they do not refer to reality.
- Albert Einstein

Modern bodybuilding is ritual, religion,
sport, art, and science, awash in Western chemistry and mathematics.
Defying nature, it surpasses it.
- Camille Paglia

Angling may be said to be so like the mathematics that
it can never be fully learned.
- Izaak Walton

You can not apply mathematics as long as words still becloud reality.
- Hermann Weyl

At the age of 12, I developed an intense interest in mathematics.
On exposure to algebra, I was fascinated by simultaneous
equations and read ahead of the class to the end of the book.
- John Pople

We especially need imagination in science.
It is not all mathematics, nor all logic,
but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.
- Maria Montessori

We must always emphasize research and development of science and mathematics,
and I can think of no better way to achieve this than
through our future in space.
- Nick Lampson

We are servants rather than masters in mathematics.
- Charles Hermite

There should be no such thing as boring mathematics.
- Edsger Dijkstra

Mathematics is a game played according to certain simple
rules with meaningless marks on paper.
- David Hilbert

As the existence of a corps of professors of mathematics is peculiar to our navy,
as well as an apparent, perhaps a real,
anomaly, some account of it may be of interest.
- Simon Newcomb

Chess, like mathematics and music, is a nursery for child prodigies.
- Jamie Murphy

I tried to fit it in with some previous broad conceptual
understanding of some part of mathematics that would
clarify the particular problem I was thinking about.
- Andrew Wiles

I could never accept findings based almost exclusively on mathematics.
It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world.
It's the things people know that ain't so.
- Edwin Armstrong

In mathematics the art of proposing a question must
be held of higher value than solving it.
- Georg Cantor

God exists since mathematics is consistent,
and the Devil exists since we cannot prove it.
- Andre Weil

It's fine to work on any problem, so long as it generates
interesting mathematics along the way -
even if you don't solve it at the end of the day.
- Andrew Wiles

Well, some mathematics problems look simple,
and you try them for a year or so, and then you try
them for a hundred years,
and it turns out that they're extremely hard to solve.
- Andrew Wiles


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