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Logic and mathematics are nothing but specialised linguistic structures.
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Jean Piaget
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I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
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John Adams
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Aerodynamics is mathematics for those who haven't learned to do calculus. In my case, too, for one who hasn't learned to add or multiply, at least the first...
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Richard Bach
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Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.
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Albert Einstein
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If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics.
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Galileo Galilei
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For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.
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Christopher Columbus
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The mathematics is not there till we put it there.
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Arthur Eddington
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Calculating does not equal mathematics. It's a subsection of it. In years gone by it was the limiting factor, but computers now allow you to make the whole...
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Conrad Wolfram
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From the age of 13, I was attracted to physics and mathematics. My interest in these subjects derived mostly from popular science books that I read avidly.
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David Gross
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No matter what engineering field you're in, you learn the same basic science and mathematics. And then maybe you learn a little bit about how to apply it.
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Noam Chomsky
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Game theory is a branch of, originally, applied mathematics, used mostly in economics and political science, a little bit in biology, that gives us a...
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Colin Camerer
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My interests started about in science and in mathematics; I always thought I was going to be a mathematician.
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David Chalmers
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Even when I was studying mathematics, physics, and computer science, it always seemed that the problem of consciousness was about the most interesting...
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David Chalmers
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I think I realized very early on that you can spend a lot of time constructing a really perfect scene in final draft and just end up throwing it away because...
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Brit Marling
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Well it was not exactly a dissertation in logic, at least not the kind of logic you would find in Whitehead and Russell's Principia Mathematica for instance....
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Alonzo Church
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I wonder if economics has less basic core material than is necessary for fields such as mathematics, physics, or chemistry, say.
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Clive Granger
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I preferred to use mathematics in some practical fashion and thought that meteorology sounded promising.
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Clive Granger
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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.
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Captain Beefheart
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It is generally recognised that women are better than men at languages, personal relations and multi-tasking, but less good at map-reading and spatial...
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Stephen Hawking
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While physics and mathematics may tell us how the universe began, they are not much use in predicting human behavior because there are far too many equations...
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Stephen Hawking
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The true spirit of delight, the exaltation, the sense of being more than Man, which is the touchstone of the highest excellence, is to be found in...
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Bertrand Russell
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I changed the course of my life, from the rigidity of mathematics and the corporate rhythm to a more bohemian world.
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Andrea Hirata
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The mathematics of quantum mechanics very accurately describes how our universe works.
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Antony Garrett Lisi
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I recognize that I have a unique position to be a role model to young girls because I am doing something that they consider glamorous, which is acting, and...
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Danica McKellar
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When we talk about music, we talk about our reaction to it. One person might say that music is so poetic, while another says it's all mathematics. Yet...
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Daniel Barenboim
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The study of mathematics, like the Nile, begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.
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Charles Caleb Colton
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Mathematics takes us into the region of absolute necessity, to which not only the actual word, but every possible word, must conform.
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Bertrand Russell
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It has become almost a cliche to remark that nobody boasts of ignorance of literature, but it is socially acceptable to boast ignorance of science and...
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Richard Dawkins
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I find all of my performances come down to mathematics in a sense - how do you approach the problem of this character? Sometimes I crack that problem,...
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Brad Pitt
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If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics.
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Francis Bacon
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