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

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

...beware of mathematicians, and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians have made a read more

...beware of mathematicians, and all those who make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and to confine man in the bonds of Hell.

A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems.

A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems.

What is this frog and mouse battle among the mathematicians?

What is this frog and mouse battle among the mathematicians?

Mathematics seems to endow one with something like a new sense.

Mathematics seems to endow one with something like a new sense.

As for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can

be perceived but not explained.

As for everything else, so for a mathematical theory: beauty can

be perceived but not explained.

Anyone who considers arithmetical methods of producing random digits is, of course, in a state of sin.

Anyone who considers arithmetical methods of producing random digits is, of course, in a state of sin.

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

knowledge of mathematics.

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

knowledge of mathematics.

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

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