Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

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Any impatient student of mathematics or science or engineering who is irked by having algebraic symbolism thrust upon him should try to get along without it for a week.

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Algebra is the metaphysics of arithmetic.

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Math is like love -- a simple idea but it can get complicated.

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The essence of mathematics is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple.

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Do not worry about your problems with mathematics, I assure you mine are far greater.

Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them they translate into their own language and forthwith it is something entirely different

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

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

A formal manipulator in mathematics often experiences the discomforting feeling that his pencil surpasses him in intelligence

Mathematics is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas

Dreams are what guide us, art is what defines us, math is what makes it all possible, and love is what lights our way.

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The best way to be appreciative for your life is to live it; don't die for any other reason but love. Dreams are what guide us, art is what defines us, math is makes it all possible, and love is what lights our way.

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Numbers still gave Astrid pleasure. That was the great thing about numbers: it required no faith to believe that two plus two equaled four. And math never, ever condemned you for your thoughts and desires.

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But Piglet is so small that he slips into a pocket, where it is very comfortable to feel him when you are not quite sure whether twice seven is twelve or twenty-two.

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I did not invent these pairs of differential equations. I found them in the world where God had placed them. Bernard Ricmann

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Music is a mixed mathematical science that concerns the origens, attributes, and distinctions of sound, out of which a cultivated and lovely melody and harmony are made, so that God is honored and praised but mankind is moved to devotion, virtue, joy, and sorrow.

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Just as I had long suspected, a person didn't really need math for anything anyway. Maybe some people did. Some limited people.

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Prime numbers are what is left when you have taken all the patterns away. I think prime numbers are like life. They are very logical but you could never work out the rules, even if you spent all your time thinking about them.

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If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.

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Mathematics expresses values that reflect the cosmos, including orderliness, balance, harmony, logic, and abstract beauty.

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Most people have some appreciation of mathematics, just as most people can enjoy a pleasant tune; and there are probably more people really interested in mathematics than in music. Appearances suggest the contrary, but there are easy explanations. Music can be used to stimulate mass emotion, while mathematics cannot; and musical incapacity is recognized (no doubt rightly) as mildly discreditable, whereas most people are so frightened of the name of mathematics that they are ready, quite unaffectedly, to exaggerate their own mathematical stupidity

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Gosta da música, que é a mesma coisa que ouvir geometria

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It is impossible to be a mathematician without being a poet in soul. Sophia Kovalevskaya

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