# Math Quotes, Sayings about Mathematics - Page 4

Math is the queen of the sciences.

– Carl Friedrich Gauss

Twelve for 23… It doesn’t take a genius to see that’s under 50 percent.

– Dick Vitale

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

“Obvious” is the most dangerous word in mathematics.

– Eric Temple Bell

A thing is obvious mathematically after you see it.

– Robert Daniel Carmichael

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

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.

Dear MATH, stop asking to find your X, she’s not coming back.