Here are some quotes from famous people regarding mathematicians:

A mathematician is a device for turning coffee into theorems. (*Paul ErdÅ‘s*)

A mathematician is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat which isn’t there. (*Charles Darwin*)

A person who can, within a year, solve x2 – 92y2 = 1 is a mathematician. (*Brahmagupta*)

Mathematicians, like cows in the dark, all look alike to me. (*Abraham Flexner*)

Mathematicians are like Frenchmen: whatever you say to them, they translate it into their own language, and forthwith it means something entirely different. (*Johann Wolfgang von Goethe*)

Medicine makes people ill, mathematics make them sad and theology makes them sinful. (*Martin Luther*)