# Math Quotes, Sayings about Mathematics - Page 3

Mathematical and religious dogmas are exactly as convincing and objective, when it comes to the things that are over and above common sense. People want to believe in something, and tend to hold on to the beliefs that were taught to them when they were young and open to influence.

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

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

Seven out of five people are bad at maths.

Math is like love : a simple idea but it can get complicated.

Learn to love math and you will enjoy it.

The essence of math is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.

– S. Gudder

If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.

Mathematics is the heart of all the subjects.

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

– Andre Weil

I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.

– Plato

I’ll love him till the last digit of pi.

How I wish math had no alphabet in it.

Young man, in mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.

– John von Neumann

Math is the only place where I hear someone doing ridiculous things. For Example John has 30 chocolate bar he eats 23, what does he have now? Diabetes maybe??

It is as if mathematics were the vegetables of the academic dinner: Everyone knows that they are good for you, but no one forces you to eat them.

Without science everything would be nothing.

A subject invented by many and learned by one. How fair is that.

Math is just simply following rules. The simple and complicated one. Just obey every details of it.

Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.

– René Descartes