Quotes and Sayings About Math

“But Piglet is so small that he slips into a pocket, where it is very comfortable to feel him when you are not quite sure whether twice seven is twelve or twentytwo.”
 A. A. Milne 
“The fact that logic cannot satisfy us awakens an almost insatiable hunger for the irrational.”
 A. N. Wilson 
“Pray tell us, what's your favorite number?”
 Abraham Verghese 
“I didn't mind studying. Obviously math and the physical science subjects interested me more than some of the more artistic subjects, but I think I was a pretty good student.”
 Alan Shepard 
“Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.”
 Albert Einstein 
“Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity I do not understand it myself any more.”
 Albert Einstein 
“The formulation of the problem is often more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of mathematical or experimental skill.”
 Albert Einstein 
“Geometry is the foundation of all painting.”
 Albrecht Durer