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Stefan Banach Quotes

I hope you find these Stefan Banach Quotes inspiring and motivational.

Mathematics is as old as Man.
- Stefan Banach

Mathematics is the most beautiful and most powerful
creation of the human spirit.
- Stefan Banach

One can imagine that the ultimate mathematician is
one who can see analogies between analogies.
- Stefan Banach

A mathematician is a person who can find analogies between theorems;
a better mathematician is one who can see analogies
between proofs and the best mathematician can notice
analogies between theories.
- Stefan Banach


 

As far as the laws of mathematics
refer to reality, they are not certain,
and as far as they are certain,
they do not refer to reality.
- Albert Einstein

If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
- Francis Bacon

It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid
pregnancy by a resort to mathematics,
though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
- H. L. Mencken


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I must study politics and war that my sons may have
liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
- John Adams

In my schooling through high school,
I excelled mainly in chemistry,
physics and mathematics.
- James Rainwater

It is hard to know what you are talking about in mathematics,
yet no one questions the validity of what you say.
There is no other realm of discourse half so queer.
- James Newman

The essence of mathematics lies in its freedom.
- Georg Cantor

It is the perennial youthfulness of mathematics itself
which marks it off with a disconcerting immortality from the other sciences.
- E. T. Bell

It is not of the essence of mathematics to be conversant
with the ideas of number and quantity.
- George Boole

Whatever the course, whether the course was boring or interesting to me,
whether I was talented in mathematics or not talented in languages,
my parents expected A's.
- Martin Lewis Perl

Thus, in a sense, mathematics has been most advanced
by those who distinguished themselves by intuition
rather than by rigorous proofs.
- Felix Klein

The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that
special case which contains all the germs of generality.
- David Hilbert

Reading music is something that's inherently hateful to me.
It makes music like mathematics.
- Robert Quine

But however measurable, there is much more life in
music than mathematics or logic ever dreamed of.
- Gabriel Marcel

It's fine to work on any problem, so long as it generates
interesting mathematics along the way -
even if you don't solve it at the end of the day.
- Andrew Wiles

Mathematics is the art of giving the same name to different things.
- Henri Poincare

We in science are spoiled by the success of mathematics.
Mathematics is the study of problems so simple that
they have good solutions.
- Whitfield Diffie

James Brown is important because he decorates the clock
correctly and he's good with lower mathematics.
Don't get me wrong - he's good.
- Don Van Vliet

Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity,
to which not only the actual word, but every possible word,
must conform.
- Bertrand Russell

The problem is that no ethical system has ever achieved consensus.
Ethical systems are completely unlike mathematics or science.
This is a source of concern.
- Daniel Dennett

Film is one of the three universal languages,
the other two: mathematics and music.
- Frank Capra

Well, some mathematics problems look simple,
and you try them for a year or so, and then you try
them for a hundred years,
and it turns out that they're extremely hard to solve.
- Andrew Wiles

We do not learn by inference and deduction and the
application of mathematics to philosophy,
but by direct intercourse and sympathy.
- Richard M. Nixon

I was fortunate to find an extraordinary mathematics
and applied mathematics program in Toronto.
- Walter Kohn

God used beautiful mathematics in creating the world.
- Paul Dirac

I went to Princeton from Amherst, where I split my
interests between mathematics and philosophy.
- Stephen Cole Kleene

Poetry is a form of mathematics, a highly rigorous relationship with words.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Mathematics is written for mathematicians.
- Nicolaus Copernicus

The object of pure physics is the unfolding of the
laws of the intelligible world;
the object of pure mathematics that of unfolding the
laws of human intelligence.
- James Joseph Sylvester

"Obvious" is the most dangerous word in mathematics.
- E. T. Bell

There should be no such thing as boring mathematics.
- Edsger Dijkstra

Logic and mathematics are nothing but specialised linguistic structures.
- Jean Piaget

Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place
in the world for ugly mathematics.
- Godfrey Harold Hardy

For scholars and laymen alike it is not philosophy
but active experience in mathematics itself that can
alone answer the question:
What is mathematics?
- Richard Courant

But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant,
of the arts and is touched by the same madness and genius.
- Marston Morse

Mathematics is a game played according to certain simple
rules with meaningless marks on paper.
- David Hilbert

I did not have a very literary background.
I came to poetry from the sciences and mathematics,
and also through an interest in Japanese and Chinese poetry in translation.
- Robert Morgan

At the age of 12, I developed an intense interest in mathematics.
On exposure to algebra, I was fascinated by simultaneous
equations and read ahead of the class to the end of the book.
- John Pople

If I were again beginning my studies,
I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.
- Galileo Galilei

Mathematics was hard, dull work.
Geography pleased me more.
For dancing I was quite enthusiastic.
- John James Audubon

I tried to fit it in with some previous broad conceptual
understanding of some part of mathematics that would
clarify the particular problem I was thinking about.
- Andrew Wiles

Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.
- Albert Einstein

In mathematics the art of proposing a question must
be held of higher value than solving it.
- Georg Cantor

I was on the mathematics faculty at M.I.T.
from 1951 through until I resigned in the spring of 1959.
- John Forbes Nash, Jr.

In mathematics we have long since drawn the rein,
and given over a hopeless race.
- Charles Babbage

And they're also very good at math, these super boogers,
and so they teach Billy the ways of mathematics.
- William Joyce

As the existence of a corps of professors of mathematics is peculiar to our navy,
as well as an apparent, perhaps a real,
anomaly, some account of it may be of interest.
- Simon Newcomb

For the execution of the voyage to the Indies,
I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.
- Christopher Columbus

In some parts of life, like mathematics and science,
yeah, I was a genius.
I would top all the top scores you could ever measure it by.
- Steve Wozniak

I read everything: fiction, history,
science,
mathematics, biography, travel.
- Martin Lewis Perl

Programming is one of the most difficult branches of applied mathematics;
the poorer mathematicians had better remain pure mathematicians.
- Edsger Dijkstra

The study of mathematics, like the Nile,
begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Mathematics allows for no hypocrisy and no vagueness.
- Stendhal

I grew up in Cambridge in England, and my love of mathematics
dates from those early childhood days.
- Andrew Wiles

An early fascination with higher mathematics at the
university level blossomed into speculative thinking
that could provide a basis for dealing with economic issues.
- Lawrence R. Klein

My interest in the sciences started with mathematics in the very beginning,
and later with chemistry in early high school and the
proverbial home chemistry set.
- Rudolph A. Marcus

The mathematics is not there till we put it there.
- Arthur Eddington

The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past
in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future.
- E. T. Bell

God exists since mathematics is consistent,
and the Devil exists since we cannot prove it.
- Andre Weil

The definition of a good mathematical problem is the
mathematics it generates rather than the problem itself.
- Andrew Wiles

I was so pleased to be at university to do physics and mathematics.
- John Henry Carver

Mathematics is, as it were, a sensuous logic,
and relates to philosophy as do the arts,
music, and plastic art to poetry.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Pure mathematics is on the whole distinctly more useful than applied.
For what is useful above all is technique,
and mathematical technique is taught mainly through pure mathematics.
- G. H. Hardy

Chess, like mathematics and music, is a nursery for child prodigies.
- Jamie Murphy

Being exposed to theory, stimulated by a basic love
of concepts and mathematics,
was a marvelous experience.
- Rudolph A. Marcus

I could never accept findings based almost exclusively on mathematics.
It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world.
It's the things people know that ain't so.
- Edwin Armstrong

I sort of was good at writing essays.
I was never very good at mathematics,
and I was never very good at algebra.
I loved science, but I wasn't sure of it.
- Diane Cilento


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