Mathematicians

Author (number of quotes)Description
A
Archimedes (1)Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer
Arnold, Vladimir (1)Soviet-Russian mathematician
B
Babbage, Charles (2)English mathematician, philosopher, inventor
Barrow, John D. (1)English cosmologist, theoretical physicist, and mathematician
Binmore, Ken (1)British mathematician and economist
Bott, Raoul (1)Hungarian mathematician
Boutroux, Pierre (1)French mathematician
Bronowski, Jacob (2)English mathematician, biologist
C
Cantor, Georg (2)German mathematician
Cardano, Girolamo (1)Italian mathematician, physicist, doctor and astronomer
Clerk Maxwell, James (1)Scottish mathematician and physicist
Clifford, William Kingdon (1)English mathematician and philosopher
D
Descartes, René (4)French philosopher, mathematician
Devlin, Keith (3)British writer, mathematician
E
Euclid (1)Greek mathematician
F
Fourier, Joseph (1)French mathematician and physicist
G
Gauss, Carl Friedrich (2)German mathematician and scientist
H
Halmos, Paul (2)Hungarian-born American mathematician
Hilbert, David (3)German mathematician
K
Kepler, Johannes (3)German mathematician, astronomer
Keynes, John Maynard (2)English mathematician, economist
Kleitman, Daniel (1)American mathematician
Kronecker, Leopold (1)German mathematician
L
LaGrange, Joseph-Louis (1)Italian-born French mathematician and astronomer
Laplace, Pierre-Simon (1)French mathematician, astronomer
Lehrer, Tom (2)American singer and mathematician
M
Mandelbrot, Benoit (1)Polish-born, French-American mathematician
N
Neumann, John von (3)Hungarian-American mathematician
Newton, Isaac (3)English physicist and mathematician
P
Pascal, Blaise (3)French mathematician, physicist
Paulos, John Allen (1)American mathematician
Penrose, Roger (1)English mathematician and physicist
Poincaré, Henri (8)French mathematician, physicist and philosopher
Poisson, Siméon (1)French mathematician
R
Rényi, Alfréd (1)Hungarian mathematician
Russell, Bertrand (31)English mathematician, philosopher
S
Shapiro, Harold S. (1)Swedish-American mathematician
T
Temple Bell, Eric (1)Scottish mathematician
Turing, Alan (1)English mathematician
U
Ulam, Stanislaw (1)Polish-American mathematician
Z
Zermelo, Ernst (1)German mathematician
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