William Thurston Quotes


Mathematics is not about numbers equations computations or algorithms: it is about understanding.

Mathematics is much less formally complete and precise than computer programs.

Math is really about the human mind about how people can think effectively and why curiosity is quite a good guide.

You don't see what you're seeing until you see it but when you do see it it lets you see many other things.

The real satisfaction from mathematics is in learning from others and sharing with others.

Mathematics is an art of human understanding.