Subtract Quotes (2 quotes)
For, in mathematics or symbolic logic, reason can crank out the answer from the symboled equationseven a calculating machine can often do sobut it cannot alone set up the equations. Imagination resides in the words which define and connect the symbolssubtract them from the most aridly rigorous mathematical treatise and all meaning vanishes. Was it Eddington who said that we once thought if we understood 1 we understood 2, for 1 and 1 are 2, but we have since found we must learn a good deal more about and?
If you would make a man happy, do not add to his possessions but subtract from the sum of his desires.