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## 50 Math Quotes

- “Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.”
**Albert Einstein** - “Somehow it’s o.k. for people to chuckle about not being good at math. Yet if I said ‘I never learned to read,” they’d say I was an illiterate dolt.”
**Neil Degrasse Tyson** - “The study of mathematics, like the Nile, begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.”
**Charles Caleb Colton** - “Mathematics is a game played according to certain simple rules with meaningless marks on paper.”
**David Hilbert** - “I’m sorry to say that the subject I most disliked was mathematics. I have thought about it. I think the reason was that mathematics leaves no room for argument. If you made a mistake that was all there was to it.”
**Malcolm X**

- “It is clear that the chief end of mathematical study must be to make the students think.”
**John Wesley Young** - “Mathematics compares the most diverse phenomena and discovers the secret analogies that unite them.”
**Joseph Fourier** - “A man is like a fraction whose numerator is what he is and whose denominator is what he thinks of himself. The larger the denominator, the smaller the fraction.”
**Leo Tolstoy** - “Mathematics – the unshaken Foundation of Sciences, and the plentiful Fountain of Advantage to human affairs.”
**Isaac Barrow** - “Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is mathematics. Everything around you is numbers.”
**Shakuntala Devi**

- “Mathematics is not about numbers, equations, computations, or algorithms: it is about understanding.”
**William Paul Thurston** - “In mathematics, the art of proposing a question must be held of higher value than solving it.”
**Georg Ferdinand Ludwig Philipp Cantor** - “Mathematics is the art of giving the same name to different things.”
**Henri Poincare** - “The difference between the poet and the mathematician is that the poet tries to get his head into the heavens while the mathematician tries to get the heavens into his head.”
**K. Chesterton** - “There will always be science, engineering, and technology. And there will always, always be mathematics.”
**Katherine Johnson**

- “Theorems are fun especially when you are the prover, but then the pleasure fades. What keeps us going are the unsolved problems.”
**Carl Pomerance** - “Why do children dread mathematics? Because of the wrong approach. Because it is looked at as a subject.”
**Shakuntala Devi** - “Number rules the universe.”
**Pythagoras** - “Mathematics is the door and key to the sciences.”
**Roger Bacon** - “Mathematics is the most beautiful and most powerful creation of the human spirit.”
**Stefan Banach**

- “There should be no such thing as boring mathematics.”
**Edsger Dijkstra** - “Obvious is the most dangerous word in mathematics.”
**Eric Temple Bell** - “Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics.”
**H. Hardy** - “In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.”
**Fran Lebowitz** - “Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country.”
**David Hilbert**

- “One of the endlessly alluring aspects of mathematics is that its thorniest paradoxes have a way of blooming into beautiful theories.”
**Philip J. Davis** - “Go down deep enough into anything and you will find mathematics.”
**Dean Schlicter** - “To not know math is a severe limitation to understanding the world.”
**Richard P. Feynman** - “As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.”
**Albert Einstein** - “Mathematics are the result of mysterious powers which no one understands.”
**Marston Morse** - “Mathematics is as much an aspect of culture as it is a collection of algorithms.”
**Carl Boyer**

- “If you stop at general math, then you will only make general money.”
**Snoop Dogg** - “Mathematics is the music of reason.”
**James Joseph Sylvester** - “The essence of mathematics lies in its freedom.”
**Georg Cantor** - “Mathematics expresses values that reflect the cosmos, including orderliness, balance, harmony, logic, and abstract beauty.”
**Deepak Chopra**

- “It is the most precise and concise way of expressing an idea.”
**R. Narayana Murthy.** - “All mathematicians share a sense of amazement over the infinite depth and mysterious beauty and usefulness of mathematics.”
**Martin Gardneri** - “Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music.”
**Frank Capra** - “Mathematics is a more powerful instrument of knowledge than any other that has been bequeathed to us by human agency.”
**René Descartes** - “Mathematics is not a careful march down a well-cleared highway, but a journey into a strange wilderness, where the explorers often get lost. Rigour should be a signal to the historian that the maps have been made, and the real explorers have gone elsewhere.”
**S. A**

- “What is mathematics? It is only a systematic effort of solving puzzles posed by nature.”
**Shakuntala Devi** - ”The only way to learn mathematics is to do mathematics.”
**Paul Halmos** - “Do not worry about your difficulties in mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.”
**Albert Einstein** - “The beauty of mathematics only shows itself to more patient followers.”
**Maryam Mirzakhani** - “But in my opinion, all things in nature occur mathematically.”
**Rene Decartes**

- “Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.”
**Stendhal** - “It is the duty of all teachers, and of teachers of mathematics, in particular, to expose their students to problems much more than to facts.”
**Paul Halmos** - “Mathematics is a place where you can do things which you can’t do in the real world.”
**Marcus du Sautoy** - “Math is the only place where truth and beauty mean the same thing.”
**Danica McKellar** - “Mathematics is concerned only with the enumeration and comparison of relations.”
**Carl Friedrich Gauss**