A Quote by David Berlinski on math and mathematics

For the most part, it is true, ordinary men and women regard mathematics with energetic distaste, counting its concepts as rhapsodic as cauliflower. This is a mistake--there is no other word. Where else can the restless human mind find means to tie the infinite in a finite bow?

David Berlinski

Source: The Advent of the Algorithm: The 300-Year Journey from an Idea to the Computer, Pages: 24

Contributed by: Chris