Top Mathematics Quotes

  • In short, if we adhere to the standard of perfection in all our endeavors, we are left with nothing but mathematics and the White Album. – Daniel M Gilbert

    In short, if we adhere to the standard of perfection in all our endeavors, we are left with nothing but mathematics and the White Album.– Daniel M Gilbert

  • Mathematics brought rigor to economics. Unfortunately it also brought mortis. – Kenneth E Boulding

    Mathematics brought rigor to economics. Unfortunately it also brought mortis.– Kenneth E Boulding

  • ethics is not about platitudes, let alone tautologies, logic or mathematics, but about difficult choices – dilemmas. – Martin Cohen

    ethics is not about platitudes, let alone tautologies, logic or mathematics, but about difficult choices – dilemmas.– Martin Cohen

  • Mathematics education is much more complicated than you expected, even though you expected it to be more complicated than you expected. – Edward Griffith Begle

    Mathematics education is much more complicated than you expected, even though you expected it to be more complicated than you expected.– Edward Griffith Begle

  • Science attempts to find logic and simplicity in nature. Mathematics attempts to establish order and simplicity in human thought. – Edward Teller

    Science attempts to find logic and simplicity in nature. Mathematics attempts to establish order and simplicity in human thought.– Edward Teller

  • I studied mathematics which is the madness of reason. – Benjamin Moser

    I studied mathematics which is the madness of reason.– Benjamin Moser

  • We often hear that mathematics consists mainly of ‘proving theorems.’ Is a writer’s job mainly that of ‘writing sentences? – GianCarlo Rota

    We often hear that mathematics consists mainly of ‘proving theorems.’ Is a writer’s job mainly that of ‘writing sentences?– GianCarlo Rota

  • If the institution of mathematics told a story . . . how would it end? – Lindsey Drager

    If the institution of mathematics told a story . . . how would it end?– Lindsey Drager

  • All high mathematics serves to do is to beget higher mathematics. – Ashim Shanker

    All high mathematics serves to do is to beget higher mathematics.– Ashim Shanker

  • All I know, all I can comprehend of the mathematics of a life, are the times your hand is inside my hand, and the times it is not. – Tyler Knott Gregson

    All I know, all I can comprehend of the mathematics of a life, are the times your hand is inside my hand, and the times it is not.– Tyler Knott Gregson