Morris Kline

A Quote by Morris Kline on admiration, men, and wives

Universities hire professors the way some men choose wives - they want the ones the others will admire.

Morris Kline

Source: Why the Professor Can't Teach. St. Martin's Press, 1977. p 92.

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A Quote by Morris Kline on ignorance, statistics, and theory

Statistics: the mathematical theory of ignorance.

Morris Kline

Source: N. Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims, Raleigh NC:Rome Press Inc., 1988.

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A Quote by Morris Kline on doubt and proof

A proof tells us where to concentrate our doubts.

Morris Kline

Source: N. Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims, Raleigh NC:Rome Press Inc., 1988.

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A Quote by Morris Kline on art, confidence, and logic

Logic is the art of going wrong with confidence.

Morris Kline

Source: N. Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims, Raleigh NC:Rome Press Inc., 1988.

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