Stanislaw Ulam Quotes

Stanislaw Ulam Quotes: In mathematics, as in physics, so much depends on chance, on a propitious moment.
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Stanislaw Ulam Quote: In many cases, mathematics is an escape from reality. The mathematician finds his own monastic niche and happiness in pursuits that are disconnected from external affairs. Some practice it as if using a drug. Chess sometimes plays a similar role. In their unhappiness over the events of this world, some immerse themselves in a kind of self-sufficiency in mathematics. (Some have engaged in it for this reason alone.)
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Quotes about Stanislaw Ulam: I am always amazed how much a certain facility with a special and apparently narrow technique can accomplish.
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Quote about Stanislaw Ulam: There may be such a thing as habitual luck. People who are said to be lucky at cards probably have certain hidden talents for those games in which skill plays a role. It is like hidden parameters in physics, this ability that does not surface and that I like to call
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Stanislaw Ulam Sayings: It is most important in creative science not to give up. If you are an optimist you will be willing to
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Stanislaw Ulam Saying: Thanks to my memory, which enabled me to quote Latin and to discuss Greek and Roman civilization, it became obvious to some of my colleagues in other fields that I was interested in things outside mathematics. This lead quickly to very pleasant relationships.
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