“An equation means nothing to me unless it expresses a thought of God.” – Srinivasa Ramanujan.
“No, it is a very interesting number; it is the smallest number expressible as a sum of two cubes in two different ways.” – Srinivasa Ramanujan.
Srinivasa Ramanujan Quotes:
“While asleep, I had an unusual experience. There was a red screen formed by flowing blood, as it were. I was observing it. Suddenly a hand began to write on the screen. I became all attention. That hand wrote a number of elliptic integrals. They stuck to my mind. As soon as I woke up, I committed them to writing.” – Srinivasa Ramanujan.
“To preserve my brains I want food and this is now my first consideration. Any sympathetic letter from you will be helpful to me here to get a scholarship.” – Srinivasa Ramanujan.
“I beg to introduce myself to you as a clerk in the Accounts Department of the Port Trust Office at Madras on a salary of only £20 per annum. I am now about 23 years of age. … After leaving school I have been employing the spare time at my disposal to work at Mathematics.” – Srinivasa Ramanujan.