Rose: The divergent series is a giant black hole of meaninglessness...you must banish it
Pham: You can spend time philosophy, uh... philosopher going to talk about it. And they have books and books and books.
Whitacre: Who needs philosophy? You live, you die, you live, you die, maybe you pass on genetic material, maybe not!
Whitacre: Socrates turned philosophy inwards and hit's been bad since then! Don't take it in college! It's like Math, only worse!"
Whitacre: You read those [philosophy] books, and you're just like, "What are you talking about? I would argue, but I don't know what you're saying!"