Mathematical discoveries, small or great are never born of spontaneous generation. Votes: 3

Henri PoincareMathematical Reasoning is not only exact; it has its own criteria of reality Votes: 3

Paul FeyerabendMathematical Analysis is... the true rational basis of the whole system of our positive knowledge. Votes: 3

Auguste ComteThe mathematician has reached the highest rung on the ladder of human thought. Votes: 2

Havelock EllisIt is clear that the chief end of mathematical study must be to make the students think. Votes: 2

John Wesley YoungBefore you generalize, formalize, and axiomatize there must be mathematical substance. Votes: 0

Hermann WeylGod does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically. Votes: 0

Albert EinsteinThe moving power of mathematical invention is not reasoning but imagination. Votes: 0

Augustus De MorganEx-Professor Moriarty of mathematical celebrity... is the Napoleon of crime, Watson. Votes: 0

Arthur Conan DoyleEconomists who speak the English tongue are strangely intimidated by mathematical symbols. Votes: 0

Al NicholCan the existence of a mathematical entity be proved without defining it ? Votes: 0

Jacques HadamardThe Mandelbrot set is the most complex mathematical object known to mankind. Votes: 0

Benoit MandelbrotHowever gemlike mathematical truths may be, research is but a human endeavor. Votes: 0

H. David BurtonA mathematical formula should never be "owned" by anybody! Mathematics belong to God. Votes: 0

Donald KnuthTo my mathematical brain, the numbers alone make thinking about aliens perfectly rational, Votes: 0

Stephen HawkingBull markets and Bear markets can obscure mathematical laws, they cannot repeal them. Votes: 0

Warren BuffettInvestment success cannot be captured in a mathematical equation or a computer program. Votes: 0

Seth KlarmanIgnorance and superstition ever bear a close and mathematical relation to each other. Votes: 0

James F. CooperThe profound study of nature is the most fertile source of mathematical discovery. Votes: 0

Joseph FourierDo mathematics have a relation to reality or are they only a mathematical symbol? Votes: 0

Fulton J. SheenMost people don't have time to master the very mathematical details of theoretical physics. Votes: 0

Stephen HawkingPoverty is a mathematical proof of the fact that mankind is a big failure! Votes: 0

Mehmet Murat ildanA good mathematical joke is better, and better mathematics, than a dozen mediocre papers. Votes: 0

John Edensor LittlewoodTopology is precisely the mathematical discipline that allows the passage from local to global... Votes: 0

Rene ThomSo mathematical truth prefers simple words since the language of truth is itself simple. Votes: 0

Tycho BraheA mathematical point is the most indivisble and unique thing which art can present. Votes: 0

John DonneGod has the Big Book, the beautiful proofs of mathematical theorems are listed here. Votes: 0

Paul ErdosLove was even more mathematical than poetry. It was the pure mathematics of the spirit. Votes: 0

Charles WilliamsOnly mathematics and mathematical logic can say as little as the physicist means to say. Votes: 0

Bertrand Russellall the standard equations of mathematical physics can be separated and solved in Kerr geometry. Votes: 0

Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharNever had any mathematical conversations with anybody, because there was nobody else in my field. Votes: 0

Alonzo ChurchAs for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained. Votes: 0

Arthur CayleyThe purpose of concept art as a genre is to unbrainwash our mathematical and logical faculties. Votes: 0

Henry FlyntAnd for mathematical science, he that doubts their certainty hath need of a dose of hellebore. Votes: 0

Joseph GlanvillRequirements in mathematical language are no use unless they are easier to read than the code. Votes: 0

David ParnasHere at Wisconsin we didn't get an undergraduate course in mathematical logic until the '60s. Votes: 0

Stephen Cole KleeneI had made an empirical discovery and it carried all the weight of a mathematical proof. Votes: 0

Paul AusterIn terms of merit, sports has mathematical statistics. That's how you know who the best player is. Votes: 0

Norm MacDonaldI do not know an instance of a major mathematical advance initiated by a man past fifty Votes: 0

G. H. HardyNo human investigation can claim to be scientific if it doesn't pass the test of mathematical proof. Votes: 0

Leonardo da VinciThe peculiarity of the evidence of mathematical truths is that all the argument is on one side. Votes: 0

John Stuart MillA fractal is a mathematical set or concrete object that is irregular or fragmented at all scales. Votes: 0

Benoit MandelbrotMuch of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form Votes: 0

Anish KapoorMuch of what I make is geometric, and has a kind of almost mathematical logic to the form. Votes: 0

Anish KapoorI hope no man takes what I said about the living and dieing of men for mathematical demonstration. Votes: 0

William PettyEvery new body of discovery is mathematical in form, because there is no other guidance we can have. Votes: 0

Charles DarwinIt is clear that economics, if it is to be a science at all, must be a mathematical science. Votes: 0

William Stanley JevonsAlthough I am not stupid, the mathematical side of my brain is like dumb notes upon a damaged piano. Votes: 0

Margot AsquithNow, the velocity of wave propagation can be seen, without the aid of any mathematical analysis, to depend on the elasticity of the medium and its density; for we can see that if a medium is highly elastic the disturbance would be propagated at a great speed. Votes: 3 Albert A. Michelson

What makes the theory of relativity so acceptable to physicists in spite of its going against the principle of simplicity is its great mathematical beauty. This is a quality which cannot be defined, any more than beauty in art can be defined, but which people who study mathematics usually have no difficulty in appreciating. Votes: 2 Paul Dirac

For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps. Votes: 1 Christopher Columbus

The usual approach of science of constructing a mathematical model cannot answer the questions of why there should be a universe for the model to describe. Why does the universe go to all the bother of existing? Votes: 3 Stephen Hawking