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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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I'm confused. Is there a quiz?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Did you read the article?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**ShivamS****Member**- Registered: 2011-02-07
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A little of all, I guess.

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I am a Field Jumper, I think but then I am not sure if I am a genius

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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I think I'm something between the first two.

What about you, bobbym?

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Every man has three characters - that which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has.

I think I am The Problems Solver.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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You can invert matrices in your head?

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, if it is a 2 x 2.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Okay, I am a problem solver too

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You did not read my quote.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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A βοbbym quote?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Post #8 is the one.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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Okay, according to the quote, I can never show or know what I am

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Bingo! Sun Tzu says, "Know thyself and you will not be defeated in 50 battles.

So, when you questioned my answer you forgot that it was only my opinion of myself. That is choice #3

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Why did I not ask the psychologist I was speaking to about that?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What psychologist? Why ask him/her? Do ye not have a brain of ye own? Art ye not connected to all things past and present?

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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A brain? What do I do that?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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What do I do that?

That does not compute.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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*with

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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But the backup censor which is much smarter than a regex already did it.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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bobbym wrote:

[..]I on the other hand is smarter than a cricket.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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It would depend on the Cricket, would it not?

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THere is a chart pointing out how smart you are.

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