Math Quotes, Sayings about Mathematics - Page 4
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 like love : a simple idea but it can get complicated.
Math is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas.
– Edward Kasner
I don’t believe in mathematics.
– Albert Einstein
The essence of math is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.
– S. Gudder
Round numbers are always false.
– Samuel Johnson
For the things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics.
Young man, in mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.
– John von Neumann
In mathematics I can report no deficiency, except that it be that men do not sufficiently understand the use of the pure mathematics.
What is algebra exactly; is it those three- cornered things?
– James Matthew Barrie
Mathematics is the handwriting on the human consciousness of the very spirit of life itself.
– Claude Bragdon
One can always reason with reason.
The longer math lives the more abstract and therefore, possibly also the more practical it becomes.
– Eric Temple Bell
Dear MATH, stop asking to find your X, she’s not coming back.