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Mathematicians are like Frenchmen whatever you say to them they translate into their own language and forthwith it is something entirely different.
– Johann von GoetheRate it:
Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them they translate into their own language, and forthwith it is something entirely different.
– Johann Wolfgang von GoetheRate it:
Mathematics doesn’t care about those beyond the numbers.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Mathematics has given economics rigor, but alas, also mortis.
– Robert HeilbronerRate it:
Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.
– Galileo GalileiRate it:
Mathematics is the queen of the sciences.
– Carl Friedrich GaussRate it:
Mathematics may be compared to a mill of exquisite workmanship, which grinds your stuff to any degree of fineness; but, nevertheless, what you get out depends on what you put in; and as the grandest mill in the world will not extract wheat flour from peas cods, so pages of formulae will not get a definite result out of loose data.
– Thomas HuxleyRate it:
Mathematics may be defined as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether what we are saying is true.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity, to which not only the actual word, but every possible word, must conform.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Mathematics transfigures the fortuitous concourse of atoms into the tracery of the finger of God.
– Herbert Westren TurnbullRate it:
Mathematics, rightly viewed, posses not only truth, but supreme beauty - a beauty cold and austere, like that of sculpture.
– Bertrand RussellRate it:
Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover about his taste, nor condemn him, if we are just, for knowing so human a passion.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover about his taste, not condemn him, if we are just, for knowing so human a passion.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Mature human do not denigrate (defame) or cherist (praise) an idea in order to feed personal worthwhile.
– GSANRate it:
Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself.
– John MacNaughtonRate it:
Maturity begins when you are content with knowing what you are saying is correct, rather than prove that someone else is wrong
– Sydney HarrisRate it:
Maturity beings to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself.
– John MacNaughtonRate it:
Maturity comes not with age but with the acceptance of responsibility. You are only young once but immaturity can last a lifetime!
– Edwin Louis ColeRate it:
Maturity consists in having rediscovered the seriousness one had as a child at play.
– Friedrich NietzscheRate it:
Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.
– Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.Rate it:
Maturity is betterment of the existing state.
– Lakshmi NarasimmanRate it:
Maturity is only a short break in adolescence.
– Jules FeifferRate it:
Maturity is the ability to discern the ignorant without discussing them.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
Maturity is the ability to do a job whether or not you are supervised, to carry money without spending it and to bear an injustice without wanting to get even.
– Ann LandersRate it:
Maturity: Be able to stick with a job until it is finished. Be able to bear an injustice without having to get even. Be able to carry money without spending it. Do your duty without being supervised.
– Eppie FriedmanRate it:

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