Professor Stephen William Hawking was born on 8th January 1942 (exactly 300 years after the death of Galileo) in Oxford, England. And died today, 14th March, on the day when Einstein was born. Stephen was also nicknamed “Einstein” in school despite low grades. All these could be coincidences or some hints from the universe that Stephen Hawking was more than a common man. His contribution to the Physics, Mathematics and Space Science has made the universe a less mysterious place. Today, whole world is mourning and remembering him and his gifts to the humankind.
We, the team at Mirror Review have assembled some of the best Stephen Hawking quotes about life that will help you gain a better perception of our life and the universe.
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.
Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.
We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet.
Not only does God play dice, but… he sometimes throws them where they cannot be seen.