# Calculus Quotes

I was more interested in skating and the girls and traveling than I was in calculus.

**Tags:**Interested, Skating, Traveling ✍

**Author:**Scott Hamilton

Usually, girls weren't encouraged to go to college and major in math and science. My high school calculus teacher, Ms. Paz Jensen, made math appealing and motivated me to continue studying it in college.

**Tags:**School, Science, Teacher ✍

**Author:**Ellen Ochoa

My first performance was in AP Calculus when they forced me up into the front of the classroom and made me sing a song, which was really scary, but it was fun.

**Tags:**Fun, Sing, Song ✍

**Author:**Kina Grannis

Calculus, the electrical battery, the telephone, the steam engine, the radio - all these groundbreaking innovations were hit upon by multiple inventors working in parallel with no knowledge of one another.

**Tags:**Another, Knowledge, Working ✍

**Author:**Steven Johnson

This is a tricky domain because, unlike simple arithmetic, to solve a calculus problem - and in particular to perform integration - you have to be smart about which integration technique should be used: integration by partial fractions, integration by parts, and so on.

**Tags:**Problem, Simple, Smart ✍

**Author:**Marvin Minsky