“It would be better for the true physics if there were no mathematicians on earth.”

Daniel Bernoulli

“how is it that "no" is shorter than "yes" and "maybe" and yet people still find it hard to say no? they would rather lie or stall when what they really want to say is a simple NO”

Phillip Buyondo

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

Albert Einstein

“I'm no mathematician, so I'm stuck with the graphic representations.”

Hugh Hopper

“Mathematicians, who are only mathematicians, have exact minds, provided all things are explained to them by means of definitions and axioms; otherwise they are inaccurate and insufferable, for they are only right when the principles are quite clear”

Blaise Pascal

“The only way to comprehend what mathematicians mean by Infinity is to contemplate the extent of human stupidity.”

Voltaire

“The danger already exists that mathematicians have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and confine man in the bonds of Hell”

Saint Augustine