Funny 343 7 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

332 6 For the things of this world cannot be made known without a knowledge of mathematics.

361 13 The essence of math is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.

- S. Gudder

331 7 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

Albert Einstein 321 5 Math is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas.

- Edward Kasner

316 4 Mathematics is the handwriting on the human consciousness of the very spirit of life itself.

- Claude Bragdon

313 4 The essence of mathematics is its freedom.

- Georg Cantor

308 3 I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.

- Plato

Plato 317 5 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.

321 6 Round numbers are always false.

- Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson 320 6 Math is the queen of the sciences.

- Carl Friedrich Gauss

333 9 In mathematics I can report no deficiency, except that it be that men do not sufficiently understand the use of the pure mathematics.

310 4 Twelve for 23… It doesn’t take a genius to see that’s under 50 percent.

- Dick Vitale

309 4 God exists since mathematics is consistent, and the Devil exists since we cannot prove it.

- Andre Weil

309 4 Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.

- René Descartes

Problem 314 6 2 is not equal to 3 – not even for very large values of 2.

313 6 Math seems to endow one with something like a new sense.

- Charles Robert Darwin

312 6 Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

- Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein 307 5 Young man, in mathematics you don’t understand things. You just get used to them.

- John von Neumann

314 7 The longer math lives the more abstract and therefore, possibly also the more practical it becomes.

- Eric Temple Bell

309 6 It is not of the essence of mathematics to be occupied with the ideas of number and quantity.

- George Boole

310 8 One can always reason with reason.

308 8 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

Bertrand Russell 328 13 Math is like love : a simple idea but it can get complicated.

308 9 What is algebra exactly; is it those three-cornered things?

- James Matthew Barrie

315 28 Math is like a puzzle, at first you will not understand and appreciate. But as you indulge yourself into it, you will be able to see its beauty and wonders… And you will realize that everything about it is true and exact – for as long as you have a logical and critical mind!

Submitted by: evCHUA 90 5 The mathematics is not there till we put it there.

- Arthur Eddington

90 5 A thing is obvious mathematically after you see it.

- Robert Daniel Carmichael

90 5 Mighty is geometry; joined with art, resistless.

- Eurípides