Marcus du Sautoy

Born: August 26, 1965

Occupation: Professor

Quotes of Marcus du Sautoy

Marcus du Sautoy

The best mobile phone had the best mathematician. They know how to fit a huge amount of data into a small amount of space. How to do things efficiently, how to do them cleverly.

Read more


Marcus du Sautoy

The power of mathematics is often to change one thing into another, to change geometry into language.

Read more


Marcus du Sautoy

Mathematics has beauty and romance. It's not a boring place to be, the mathematical world. It's an extraordinary place; it's worth spending time there.

Read more


Marcus du Sautoy

Primes are the atoms of the arithmetic - the hydrogen and oxygen of the world of numbers

Read more


Marcus du Sautoy

But actually a code is a language for translating one thing into another. And mathematics is the language of science. My big thesis is that although the world looks messy and chaotic, if you translate...

Read more


“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”

― Dr. Seuss