Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
Benjamin Disraeli, 1804 – 1881
friend: …I need to lose 10 lbs
me: if you lose 10lbs I could pick you up with my baby toe
friend: I’m 111 I need to be 100
me: then you “need” to lose eleven pounds
friend: Yah, whatever mr math geniues! H*aaa
Good questions outrank easy answers.
Paul Samuelson, 1915 – 2009
If I could explain it to the average person, I wouldn’t have been worth the Nobel Prize.
Richard Feynman, 1918 – 1988
The possession of facts is knowledge, the use of them is wisdom.
Thomas Jefferson, 1743 – 1826
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, 1879 – 1955