Mathematics Quotes

The infinite in mathematics is alway unruly unless it is properly treated. (Quote by  Edward Kasner)
God used beautiful mathematics in creating the world. (Quote by  Paul Dirac)
One reason why mathematics enjoys special esteem, above all other sciences, is that its laws are absolutely certain and indisputable, while those of other sciences are to some extent debatable and in constant danger of being overthrown by newly discovered facts. (Quote by  Albert Einstein)
If indeed, as Hilbert asserted, mathematics is a meaningless game played with meaningless marks on paper, the only mathematical experience to which we can refer is the making of marks on paper. (Quote by  E. T. Bell)
Do not worry about your difficulties in mathematics, I assure you that mine are greater. (Quote by  Max Wilhelm Dehn)
The Great Architect of the Universe now begins to appear as a pure mathematician. (Quote by  James Jeans)
The longer mathematics lives the more abstract  and therefore, possibly also the more practical  it becomes. (Quote by  E. T. Bell)
The study of mathematics is apt to commence in disappointment. (Quote by  Alfred North Whitehead)
Do not falter or shrink. Just think out your work, and work out your think. (Quote by  Nixon Waterman)
Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness. (Quote by  Stendhal)
Angling may be said to be so like the mathematics that it can never be fully learned. (Quote by  Izaak Walton)
A marveilous newtrality have these things mathematicall, and also a strange participation between things supernaturall and things naturall. (Quote by  John Dee)
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality. (Quote by  David Hilbert)
Chess, like mathematics and music, is a nursery for child prodigies. (Quote by  Jamie Murphy)
It isn’t that they cannot see the solution. It is that they cannot see the problem. (Quote by  GK Chesterton)
Beyond the natural numbers, addition, multiplication, and mathematical induction are intuitively clear. (Quote by  L. E. J. Brouwer)
But however measurable, there is much more life in music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of. (Quote by  Gabriel Marcel)
May Your Life Be Like Arithmetic: Although I am not stupid, the mathematical side of my brain is like dumb notes upon a damaged piano. (Quote by  Margot Asquith)
The measure of our intellectual capacity is the capacity to feel less and less satisfied with our answers to better and better problems. (Quote by  C.W. Churchmann)
Mathematics possesses not only truth. but some supreme beauty  A beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture. (Quote by  Bertrand Russell)
I know that two and two make four — & should be glad to prove it too if I could — though I must say if by any sort of process I could convert 2 & 2 into five it would give me much greater pleasure. (Quote by  Lord Byron)
Too few people recognize that the high technology so celebrated today is essentially a mathematical technology. (Quote by  Edsger W. Dijkstra)
The Theory of Groups is a branch of mathematics in which one does something to something and then compares the result with the result obtained from doing the same thing to something else, or something else to the same thing. (Quote by  James R. Newman)
Complete disorder is impossible. (Quote by  Theodore S. Motzkin)
I was on the mathematics faculty at M.I.T. from 1951 through until I resigned in the spring of 1959. (Quote by  John Forbes Nash, Jr.)