
Daily Quotes 
141. 
"If there is a problem you can't solve, then there is an easier problem you can solve: find it."
 George Polya

142. 
"Mathematics is no more computation than typing is literature."
 John Allen Paulos

143. 
"Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent."
 Marilyn vos Savant

144. 
"We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and the future."
 Frederick Douglass

145. 
"It is clear that the chief end of mathematical study must be to make the students think."
 John Wesley Young

146. 
"The life of a mathematician is dominated by an insatiable curiosity, a desire bordering on passion to solve the problems he is studying."
 Jean Diedonne

147. 
"Algebra is generous; she often gives more than is asked of her."
 D'Alembert

148. 
"Education is worth little if it teaches only how to make a living rather than how to make a life."
 Mary Hatwood Futrell

149. 
"Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas."
 Albert Einstein

150. 
"The Mean Value Theorem is the midwife of calculus  not very important or glamorous by itself, but often helping to deliver other theorems that are of major significance."
 E. Purcell and D.Varberg

151. 
"The advancement and perfection of mathematics are intimately connected with the prosperity of the state."
 Napoleon Bonaparte

152. 
"Adapt or perish, now as ever, in nature's inexorable imperative."
 H.G. Wells

153. 
"Too many people today know the price of everything and the value of nothing."
 Oscar Wilde

154. 
"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them."
 Henry David Thoreau

155. 
"You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them."
 Maya Angelou

156. 
"The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future."
 Eric Temple Bell

157. 
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."
 Sir Winston Churchill

158. 
"A surprising portion of mathematicians are accomplished musicians. Is it because music and mathematics share patterns that are beautiful?"
 Martin Gardner

159. 
"If I were again beginning my studies, I would follow the advice of Plato and start with mathematics."
 Galilei Galileo

160. 
"Mathematics is a place where you can do things which you can't do in the real world."
 Marcus Du Sautoy

161. 
"But in my opinion, all things, in nature occur mathematically."
 René Descartes

162. 
"The person who does the work is the only one who learns."
 Harry Wong

163. 
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."
 Aristotle

164. 
"Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system."
 Sidney Hook

165. 
"Better than a thousands days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher.."
 Japanese Proverb

166. 
"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance."
 Derek Bok

167. 
"The best way to predict your future is to create it."
 Abraham Lincoln

168. 
"The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you."
 B.B. King

169. 
"You can never be overdressed or over educated."
 Oscar Wilde

170. 
"Too often we give students answers to remember rather than problems to solve."
 Roger Lewin

171. 
"Students don't care how much you know until they know how much you care."
 Unknown

172. 
"A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but ideas live on."
 John F. Kennedy

173. 
"A hundred times every day I remind myself that inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving."
 Albert Einstein

174. 
"When one door closes another opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us."
 Alexander Graham Bell

175. 
"Any time you are given something for free, be gracious and mindful that someone somewhere still had to pay for it."
 Matt Winking 

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