Quote by Sylvia Nasar : “Steenrod was a careful methodical”

Steenrod was a careful, methodical man who chose his suits and sports coats according to a mathematical formula and had a mania for thinking up highly logical, if impractical, solutions to social problems like crime. – Sylvia Nasar

Quote by Sylvia Nasar : “ a decade as notable”

[…] a decade as notable for its supreme faith in human rationality as for its dark anxieties about mankind’s survival […] – Sylvia Nasar