I go to school the youth to learn the future.  Robert Frost Math, it's a puzzle to me. I love figuring out puzzles.  Maya Lin A college education shows a man how little other people know.  T.C. Hailburton Math is like love  a simple idea but it can get complicated.  R. Drabek Mathematics has given economics rigor, but alas, also mortis.  Robert Heilbroner In real life, I assure you, there is no such thing as algebra.  Fran Lebowitz "Obvious" is the most dangerous word in mathematics.  Eric T. Bell Mathematics is the science which uses easy words for hard ideas.  James Roy Newman Example is the school of mankind, and they will learn at no other.  Edmund Burke I am a great fan of science, but I cannot do a quadratic equation.  Terry Pratchett The right angle for approaching a problem, is the 'try'angle.  Joekster In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.  John von Neumann To be safe at the expense of the liberty of other people is a difficult equation.  Madeleine Albright Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music.  Frank Capra If you took love out of the equation, I wouldn't know what else to write about.  Nick Cave I had a terrible education. I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.  Woody Allen I can get motivated seeing a kid at my son's school overcome a learning disability.  Jason Alexander Show me a Jewish boy who doesn't go to medical school and I'll show you a lawyer.  Milton Berle Nothing changes the gender equation more significantly than women's economic freedom.  Gloria Steinem Mathematics is the cheapest science. All one needs for mathematics is a pencil and a paper.  George Polya Ronald Reagan knew who he was. Barack Obama is still working through that equation politically.  Joe Scarborough If a young person has any idealism at all, it's strongest about the time he finishes college.  Sargent Shriver I do not think there is any silver bullet to solving the technology side of the security equation.  John W. Thompson The pursuit of truth is like picking raspberries. You miss a lot if you approach it from only one angle.  Randal Marlin Stand firm in your refusal to remain conscious during algebra. In real life there is no such thing as algebra.  Fran Lebowitz What if the kid you bullied at school, grew up, and turned out to be the only surgeon who could save your life?  Lynette Mather The most painful thing about mathematics is how far away you are from being able to use it after you have learned it.  James Newman Mathematics is like checkers in being suitable for the young, not too difficult, amusing, and without peril to the state.  Plato In my last year of school, I was voted Class Optimist and Class Pessimist. Looking back, I realize I was only half right.  Jack Nicholson Mathematics is indeed dangerous in that it absorbs students to such a degree that it dulls their senses to everything else.  Prinz zu HohlenloheIngelfingen Kraft A formal manipulator in mathematics often experiences the discomforting feeling that his pencil surpasses him in intelligence.  Howard Eves Many training programs and often schools focus on just a skill or a kind of work competency. That's only half the equation.  Gerald Chertavian Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity, to which not only the actual word, but every possible word, must conform.  Bertrand Russell My son really has the spirit of Valentine's Day. When he was in college, he used to send his mother a heartshaped box of laundry.  Milton Berle 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 Risk and failure is a part of our equation, and if you are seeing too little failure, you are actually probably not taking enough risks.  Peter Barris Mathematics is not a careful march down a wellcleared highway, but a journey into a strange wilderness where the explorers often get lost.  W.S. Anglin I was thrown out of college during my freshman year, for cheating on my metaphysics final  I looked within the soul of the boy sitting next to me.  Woody Allen If it's green, it's biology. If it stinks, it's chemistry. If it has numbers, it's math. If it doesn't work, it's technology.  Unknown Charity is a very personal equation, like we say charity begins at home. It starts with your immediate help in the house: the people who work for you.  Malaika A. Khan see also Clothing, Relationship & School Sections Ethiopian Math Hangman Math Mennonite Longhand Math 
