Physics is becoming too difficult for the physicists.
No one shall expel us from the paradise that Cantor has created for us.
The infinite! No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man.
Mathematics is a game played according to certain simple rules with meaningless marks on paper.
He who seeks for methods without having a definite problem in mind seeks in the most part in vain.
Mathematics knows no races or geographic boundaries; for mathematics, the cultural world is one country.
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality.
One can measure the importance of a scientific work by the number of earlier publications rendered superfluous by it.
If I were to awaken after having slept for a thousand years, my first question would be: Has the Riemann hypothesis been proven?
Mathematical science is in my opinion an indivisible whole, an organism whose vitality is conditioned upon the connection of its parts.