# Math Quotes, Sayings about Mathematics

Every time I see a math word problem it looks like this:

If I have 10 ice cubes and you have 11 apples. How many pancakes will fit on the roof?

Answer:

Purple because aliens don’t wear hats.

To the extent math refers to reality, we are not certain; to the extent we are certain, math does not refer to reality.

– Albert Einstein

Solutions over there; Equations over here: Mathematics Everywhere!!!

Math can be related to our lives. It teach us to always be careful with the signs.

Multiplication is not always greater than addition,1×1=1 but 1+1=2

Math is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas.

– Edward Kasner

Round numbers are always false.

– Samuel Johnson

“Obvious” is the most dangerous word in mathematics.

– Eric Temple Bell

The mathematics is not there till we put it there.

– Arthur Eddington

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

Dear math,

I am not a psychiatrist, please solve your own problems.

Math is the queen of the sciences.

– Carl Friedrich Gauss

The longer math lives the more abstract and therefore, possibly also the more practical it becomes.

– Eric Temple Bell

Math seems to endow one with something like a new sense.

– Charles Robert Darwin

2 is not equal to 3 – not even for very large values of 2.

It doesn’t matter if you hate it or not, but you use it everyday.

Math may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.

– Bertrand Russell

It is not of the essence of mathematics to be occupied with the ideas of number and quantity.

– George Boole

In mathematics I can report no deficiency, except that it be that men do not sufficiently understand the use of the pure mathematics.

Math is the tool specially suited for dealing with abstract concepts of any kind and there is no limit to its power in this field.

– Paul Dirac