## Mathematics And Poetry Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 31 **famous quotes and sayings about mathematics and poetry** to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

### Top 31 Quotes About Mathematics And Poetry

#1.The most ignorant person, at a reasonable charge, and with a little bodily labour, might write books in philosophy, poetry, politics, laws, mathematics, and theology, without the least assistance from genius or study. -Author: Jonathan Swift

#2.Mathematics and poetryare the two ways to drink the beauty of truth. -Author: Amit Ray

#3.On sighting mathematicians poetry should unhook the algebra from their minds and replace it with poetry; on sighting poets it should unhook poetry from their minds and replace it with algebra. -Author: Brian Patten

#4.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. -Author: Robert Morgan

#5.Mathematics is an activity governed by the same rules imposed upon the symphonies of Beethoven, the paintings of DaVinci, and the poetry of Homer. -Author: Edward Kasner

#6.I have to study politics and war so that my sons can study mathematics, commerce and agriculture, so their sons can study poetry, painting and music. -Author: John Quincy Adams

#7.I lose faith in mathematics, logical and rigid. What with those that even zero doesn't accept? -Author: Dejan Stojanovic

#8.I have long admired Ron Whitehead. He is crazy as nine loons, and his poetry is a dazzling mix of folk wisdom and pure mathematics -Author: Hunter S. Thompson

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

#10.The difference between the poet and the mathematician is that the poet tries to get his head into the heavens while the mathematician tries to get the heavens into his head. -Author: G.K. Chesterton

#11.Anybody is qualified, according to everybody, for giving opinions upon poetry. It is not so in chemistry and mathematics. Nor is it so, I believe, in whist and the polka. But then these are more serious things. -Author: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

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

#14.Mathematics may, like poetry or music, "promote and sustain a lofty habit of mind." -Author: G.H. Hardy

#15.Mathematics doesn't care about those beyond the numbers. -Author: Dejan Stojanovic

#16.Real Martial Arts is Mathematics, Physics, Poetry; Meditation in Action -Author: Soke Behzad Ahmadi

#17.What, after all, is mathematics but the poetry of the mind, and what is poetry but the mathematics of the heart? -Author: David Eugene Smith

#18.Histories make men wise; poets, witty; the mathematics, subtle; natural philosophy, deep; moral, grave; logic and rhetoric, able to contend. -Author: Francis Bacon

#19.It's possible to understand the world from studying a leaf. You can comprehend the laws of aerodynamics, mathematics, poetry and biology through the complex beauty of such a perfect structure.

It's also possible to travel the whole globe and learn nothing. -Author: Joy Harjo

#20.We especially need imagination in science. It is not all logic, nor all mathematics, but is somewhat beauty and poetry. -Author: Maria Mitchell

#21.Love was even more mathematical than poetry. It was the pure mathematics of the spirit. -Author: Charles Williams

#22.My mathematics is simple: one plus one = one. -Author: Dejan Stojanovic

#23.Proofs are to mathematics what spelling (or even calligraphy) is to poetry. Mathematical works do consist of proofs, just as poems do consist of words. -Author: V. I. Arnold

#24.Mathematics is the poetry of logic and the music of reason. -Author: Albert Einstein

#25.Poetry is the mathematics of writing and closely kin to music. -Author: John Steinbeck

#26.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 mathematics as surely as in poetry. -Author: Brian Cox

#27.Poetry is a mystic, sensuous mathematics of fire, smoke-stacks, waffles, pansies, people, and purple sunsets. -Author: Carl Sandburg

#28.Here, where we reach the sphere of mathematics, we are among processes which seem to some the most inhuman of all human activities and the most remote from poetry. Yet it is here that the artist has the fullest scope of his imagination. -Author: Havelock Ellis

#29.Beauty is startling. She wears a gold shawl in the summer and sells seven kinds of honey at the flea market. She is young and old at once, my daughter and my grandmother. In school she excelled in... Beauty will dance with anyone who is brave enough to ask her. -mathematics and poetryAuthor: J. Ruth Gendler

#30.Mathematics is very much like poetry ... what makes a good poem

a great poem

is that there is a large amount of thought expressed in very few words. In this sense formulas like

or are poems. -Author: Lipman Bers

#31.The greatest mathematics has the simplicity and inevitableness of supreme poetry and music, standing on the borderland of all that is wonderful in Science, and all that is beautiful in Art. -Author: Robert Turnbull

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