Starting Quotes (2 quotes)
All the remedies for all the types of conflicts are alike in that they begin by finding the facts rather than by starting a fight.
Mathematics is not arithmetic. Though mathematics may have arisen from the practices of counting and measuring it really deals with logical reasoning in which theorems—general and specific statements—can be deduced from the starting assumptions. It is, perhaps, the purest and most rigorous of intellectual activities, and is often thought of as queen of the sciences.