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

Albert Einstein

“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.”

“Trying to decide if you love a work of art is like trying to decide if you love a person, if you have to think about it, its not love.”

Carl White

“Mathematics doesnâ€™t care about those beyond the numbers.”

Dejan Stojanovic

“But the creative principle resides in mathematics. In a certain sense, therefore, I hold true that pure thought can grasp reality, as the ancients dreamed.”

“Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity, I do not understand it myself anymore.”

“Few realize that the world of modern mathematics is rich with vivid images and provocative ideas.”

Ivars Peterson