"La plupart des gens n'écoutent pas dans l'intention de comprendre, ils écoutent dans l'intention de répondre.» Citation de Stephen R. Covey
"La raison, contrairement à la foi, est une croyance modérée, logique et réversible." auteur??
"In my view, using technology too soon is definitely detrimental to education. I have often used the analogy 'it's like wine-tasting for first-graders'. One can be both a strong advocate of first-graders and wine-tasting, but strongly opposed to wine-tasting for first-graders".
---George Andrews, 2:07-2:30 of this video (interview before the Amer. Math. Soc. 2012 Presidential Retiring Address)
``I was interviewed in the Israeli Radio for five minutes and I said that more than 2000 years ago, Euclid proved that there are infinitely many primes. Immediately the host interuppted me and asked: `Are there still infinitely many primes?' --Noga Alon, (Distinguished Lecture series, Princeton Applied and Computational Mathematics Program, Feb. 13, 2003).
``Risk used to be viewed as uncertainty about the future. Now it is quantified and abstracted.'' auteur??
``Mahematics is abused by `consultants' to lend speculations an aura of objectivity and precision that they do not posses.''
--Mary Poovey (ICM 2002 public lecture, Aug. 22, 2002).