Give up? Click here for the answer Everything is physics and math.  Katherine Johnson There is no royal road to geometry.  Euclid The XFiles: The mystery of algebra  Daffynitions joeks.com Mathematics: the only subject that counts.  Unknown Obvious: The most dangerous word in mathematics  Daffynitions joeks.com You can lead a boy to college but you cannot make him think.  Elbert Hubbard Math is like love  a simple idea but it can get complicated.  R. Drabek "Obvious" is the most dangerous word in mathematics.  Eric T. Bell I am a great fan of science, but I cannot do a quadratic equation.  Terry Pratchett Walking has been ridiculous in college basketball the past 15 years.  Bobby Knight I don't want to send them to jail. I want to send them to school.  Adlai Stevenson Like the crest of a peacock, so is mathematics at the head of all knowledge.  Indian Proverb I'm not buying my kids an encyclopedia. Let them walk to school like I did.  Yogi Berra Mathematics consists of proving the most obvious thing in the least obvious way.  George Polya Perhaps the most surprising thing about mathematics is that it is so surprising.  E.C. Titchmarsh 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 In one equation you can solve all the puzzles of life. It is the equation of giving.  Amit Ray Let us grant that the pursuit of mathematics is a divine madness of the human spirit.  Alfred Whitehead The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness.  Robert M. Hutchins Nothing changes the gender equation more significantly than women's economic freedom.  Gloria Steinem Mathematics is a game played according to certain simple rules with meaningless marks on paper.  David Hilbert Ronald Reagan knew who he was. Barack Obama is still working through that equation politically.  Joe Scarborough There are 3 kinds of people in this world: those who are good at math, and those who aren't.  Unknown If a young person has any idealism at all, it's strongest about the time he finishes college.  Sargent Shriver Anyone who has been to an English public school will always feel comparatively at home in prison.  Unknown I must study politics and war that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.  John Adams Mathematics is distinguished from all other sciences except only ethics, in standing in no need of ethics.  Charles Peirce Mathematics may be compared to a mill of exquisite workmanship, which grinds your stuff to any degree of fineness.  Thomas Huxley We women know how to take care of everybody so well. But the one person we have written out of the equation is us.  Suze Orman You can go your whole life and not need math or physics for a minute, but the ability to tell a joke is always handy.  Garrison Keillor 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 Probably no symbol in mathematics has evoked as much mystery, romanticism, misconception and human interest as the number pi.  William L Schaaf I think sleeping was my problem in school. If school had started at four in the afternoon, I'd be a college graduate today.  George Foreman 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 A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.  Theodore Roosevelt 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 Mushroom: 1. A motel for quickies; 2. The place where they store the school food; 3. A room that has no sides, no walls, no doors and no ceilings.  Daffynitions joeks.com 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 see also Puzzle Section 
