Do computations and then go back to the theory – J. MalagonDo something different everyday, like brush your teeth with your left hand instead of right. This keeps your brain young. – Mateja SajnaJudging Mathematics by its pragmatic value is like judging symphony by the weight of its score. – cut the not .org
“keep the weekdays productive,
and if you think you can do work blem, then youre just lying to yourself nigga” – Jonanthan Kai Nagulanathan
“If you’ve been paying attention to your incessant mind stream, you’ve probably noticed that useful, vital and essential thoughts make up only a tiny part of your thinking. Useless thoughts often predominate” – 8 Minute meditation
- 1. “He who conquers others is mighty. He who conquers himself is almighty.” – (on drinking)
- 2. You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.- Galileo Galilei
The more temptations I resist, the stronger I become (on smoking).
Chasing perfection is a fools mission
For whatever deserves to exist deserves also to be known, for knowledge is the image of existance.- Francis Bacon
“One of the curses of having a mind with a with a turn like mine that I must look at everything with reference to my special subject” – Sherlock Holmes
Experimentation was the method, and mathematics the language, of a powerful, coherent body of knowledge called classic physic.
-Poster in Macdonald Building
Look at her mothers face before you marry her.
Better an empty house than an angry tenant. (speaking on farts)
“Love makes you do crazy things” – Pearson Leech
Where would I possibly find enough leather with which to cover the surface of the earth? But wearing leather on the soles of my shoes is equivalent.
Catch and release (on thoughts, roving mind). -8 Minute Meditation
ABC – Always be calm
In order to have advanced mathematical thinking one must be both a mathematician and a psychologist. Current undergraduate teaching tends to give students the product of mathematical thought rather than the process of mathematical thinking. –Skemp
If you like it. Don’t run after it. If you don’t like it, don’t run away from it.
If you could give the person who is most responsible for most of your troubles a kick in the caboose you wouldn’t be able to sit down for a month.
People that are geniuses are missing something. Like a social thing. “I want to be smart because it gives you respect” well if you take an extremely smart engineer and tell him to dance, he will be laughed at. Take a well respected basketball player and make it solve a physics problem on the board, well you get the idea.
If your conscious self talk says “I should work on my report” then the subconscious hears “I am currently not working on my report”
“What do you get when you cross a mountain-climber with a mosquito?” The answer is, “Nothing: you can’t cross a scaler with a vector,”
You’ll fall for anything, if you don’t stand for something –trick daddy “hopeless”
“If you can’t explain it simply then you don’t understand it well enough” – Einstein
“Religions are like farts. Yours is good, but everyone else’s stinks.” ~Picket Fences
“I didn’t fail 1,000 times. The light bulb was an invention with 1,000 steps.”
sQuotes from Sham (Stefan’s dad)
“Control comes from responsibility”
“If you cannot drink then don’t drink. If you can, then the fridge is open”
“Don’t trust the shy type”
“When you hear a woman talking. You listen. You shuttup”
and my favourite,
“Pillows are replaceable, hands are not”
“Happiness is not the absence of sadness,”
“You can safely assume that you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.” ~Anne Lamott
One lie will take 50 more to keep it covered
“yeah, we’re very alike…we’re crazy kids with soft emotional hearts”
“Experience is something you dont get until just after you need it” — Author Unknown
“The price of discipline is always less than the pain of regret”.
Only the dead are masters
– It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Life? is a waste of time time is a waste of life spend your entire life wasted and you will have the time ofyour life
– Moderation in all things — including moderation.
There are no such things as ghosts, only clumsy ninjas. –pcworld
“you are not your grades” – exam success book
If you think you’re too small to make a difference, you’ve obviously never been in bed with a mosquito.
Make yourself an honest man and then you may be sure that there is one less scoundrel in the world.
The lazier the man is, the more he plans to do tomorrow.
“Be good at something, it makes you valuable”
-“She spoke to the vice president. She did not turn her eyes to Gen, who did not look at her, so how did it seem that they were staring at one another?” – Bel Canto
“I’d rather earn 1% off a 100 people’s effort than 100% of my own efforts” -John D. Rockefeller
“i went 14 years without you, but now i couldn’t go 14 minutes without you” -jim
A minute’s success pays the failure of years.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow’s a mystery.
There is always some madness in love. But there is also always some love in madness – jim
When I read about the evils of smoking, I gave up reading.
“i don’t want to forget the Present is a Gift…” -Alicia Keys, like you’ll never see me again
“I came in first place, and and everyone remembers that, who came in last? i have no clue—they should make a quote or sumthin about that…” -Javed Ahmed
“It’s like trying to tell a fish that they’re
not going to get anywhere in life if they stay
The fish doesn’t even KNOW it’s wet in the
first place.” -David D’angelo
“Im your brother, not your mother”
“Life is all about risks”
“The best of the gold is at the bottom of the barrel of crap” -R.P
“Give people enough time and they will impress you”
“It takes time to see the good in an *evil* person”
“The brick walls (Obstacles in the way of achieving your goal) are there for a reason :To test how badly we want things; to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough, from getting it”
“Experience is what you get when you don’t get what you wanted.” -Randy Pausch
-Then, if you’re REALLY cheap, show up 5 minutes
late so she buys her own tea and is waiting for
you. You can even say, “How inconsiderate of
you… where’s mine?”
-“Always think of something to smile about before you goto sleep, tell yourself a joke, watch a funny movie…poke your self in the eye, anything to make you smile”
-Master woodburn, my tae-kwon-do teacher.