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Thursday, March 22, 2007

Some Math Quotes that sum things up ...

"Algebra is generous; she often gives more than is asked of her."

"Mathematics is not a spectator sport!"

"Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems."
-- Rene Descartes

"A diagram is worth a thousand words."
-- Dr. Carl E. Linderholm

"People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it."

"There is a difference between not knowing and not knowing yet."
-- Shelia Tobias

"We use only 10% of our brains… Imagine how smart we would be if we used the other 60%!"
-- Ellen DeGeneres

"Algebra is kind of soothing"
-- Nick Grady
8th Grader, SFS, 2007

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