Mathematics versus linguistics

Linguistics was for people who had the precision for mathematics but not the intelligence. People who would invent their own makeshift logic.

Measuring the World – Daniel Kehlmann


And another mention for mathematics …




3 thoughts on “Mathematics versus linguistics

  1. What an obnoxious sentiment. And ignorant. Much of what we know about the evolution of human culture has been determined by linguists. You must be some sort of anger ball… lashing out at what you don’t understand.


  2. abyssbrain says:

    That was a very rude statement. I personally know several linguists who are very good at math, so this remark is out of place.


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