| Leonard J. Schulman
Professor of Computer Science
California Institute of Technology
Tennis balls have spin 1/2
Maria Sharapova upon winning the 2006 US Open women's singles title: "Well, I figured I lost the last four times I played against Justine, so everything that I did in the last four times, I had to flip it 360 and to do the total opposite. And that's just what I tried to do today."
A letter from Gauss to Dirichlet, September 9,
"I wish you from my heart a situation in which you can, as much as possible, remain the master of your time and choice of your tasks."