Even in things that seem totally random, there are still elements of order. Life is all about order emerging from chaos. Patterns are inherent in reality.
Mathematics is the language of nature.
I found this via NPR. I feel the same way as Robert Krulwich:
Non-mathematicians miss all this. We see the flurry of what’s happening, not the tight logic underneath. But now comes this minute-and-a-half little video — a cheat sheet for math-challenged folks like me. It shows us what it’s like to look around as if we were Galileo or Einstein or that kid who always raised his hand first in math class … This is what they get to see …