Mathematics is the queen of sciences
and arithmetic is the queen of mathematics.
Johann Carl Friedrich Gauß
Mathematics has beauty and romance. It’s not a boring place to be, the mathematical world. It’s an extraordinary place; it’s worth spending time there.
Marcus du Sautoy
- “Do not worry too much about your difficulties in mathematics, I can assure you that mine are still greater.”
- “Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.”
- “Not everything that counts can be counted. Not everything that can be counted counts.”
- “A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.”
- “So far as the theories of mathematics are about reality, they are not certain; so far as they are certain, they are not about reality.”
- “Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.”
- “Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity, I do not understand it myself any more.”
- “Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.”
- “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”
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