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The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past in mathematics have al

The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

The essence of mathematics lies in its freedom.

The essence of mathematics lies in its freedom.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I did not have a very literary background. I came to poetry from the scienc

I did not have a very literary background. I came to poetry from the sciences and mathematics, and also through an interest in Japanese and Chinese poetry in translation.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Ma

The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in mathematics as surely as poetry.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.

Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Poetry is a form of mathematics, a highly rigorous relationship with words.

Poetry is a form of mathematics, a highly rigorous relationship with words.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I had done quite a bit of research about math education when I spoke before

I had done quite a bit of research about math education when I spoke before Congress in 2000 about the importance of women in mathematics. The session of Congress was all about raising more scholarships for girls in college. I told them I felt that it's t
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I recognize that I have a unique position to be a role model to young girls

I recognize that I have a unique position to be a role model to young girls because I am doing something that they consider glamorous, which is acting, and yet I took a time to really get my education and study mathematics, and I think math is the cat's m
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I haven't had any formal education. Through the grace of god, I am gifted i

I haven't had any formal education. Through the grace of god, I am gifted in mathematics and the English language.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato an

If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.

If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Guided only by their feeling for symmetry, simplicity, and generality, and

Guided only by their feeling for symmetry, simplicity, and generality, and an indefinable sense of the fitness of things, creative mathematicians now, as in the past, are inspired by the art of mathematics rather than by any prospect of ultimate usefulnes
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

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