# Algebra Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old algebra quotes, algebra sayings, and algebra proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

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**Algebra is the metaphysics of arithmetic. **

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**Algebra reverses the relative importance of the factors in ordinary language. **

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**Algebra is but written geometry and geometry is but figured algebra. **

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**As long as algebra is taught in school, there will be prayer in school. **

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**Algebra is generous; she often gives more than is asked of her. **

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**Algebra goes to the heart of the matter at it ignores the casual nature of particular cases. **

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**Algebra is rich in structure but weak in meaning. **

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**It's only in Algebra that two negatives make a positive. **

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**Algebra is the intellectual instrument which has been created for rendering clear the quantitative aspects of the world. **

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**Algebras are geometric facts which are proved. **

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**Algebra is nothing more than geometry, in words; geometry is nothing more than Algebra, in pictures. **

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**An ounce of algebra is worth a ton of verbal argument. **

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**The human mind has never invented a labor-saving machine equal to algebra. **

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**The ordinary operations of algebra suffice to resolve problems in the theory of curves. **