Evade Quotes (3 quotes)
Evolution is an obstacle course not a freeway; the correct analogue for long-term success is a distant punt receiver evading legions of would-be tacklers in an oddly zigzagged path toward a goal, not a horse thundering down the flat.
Mathematics is a fundamental mode of thinking, impossible to evade.
Through and through the world is infected with quantity: To talk sense is to talk quantities. It is not use saying the nation is largeHow large? It is no use saying the radium is scarceHow scarce? You cannot evade quantity. You may fly to poetry and music, and quantity and number will face you in your rhythms and your octaves.