Stephen William Hawking, born on 8 January 1942 is the Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge and the author of the book “A Brief History of Time” (An international bestseller.)
Although, we all know who he is, and what he contributes to the science and society. He is an inspiration for them who things difficulties destroy creativity.
Things that we can learn from Stephen Hawking.
- Every Difficulty Create an Opportunity
- Carrying a never give up attitude for your passion and creativity.
- Talk less work more mentality.
Here are his 33 motivational quotes
- “Although I cannot move and I have to speak through a computer, in my mind I am free.”
- “The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.”
- “However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.”
- “Quiet people have the loudest minds.”
- “One of the basic rules of the universe is that nothing is perfect. Perfection simply doesn’t exist…..Without imperfection, neither you nor I would exist”
- “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.”
- “Only time(whatever that may be) will tell.”
- “It is not clear that intelligence has any long-term survival value.”
- “We are all different. There is no such thing as a standard or run-of-the-mill human being, but we share the same human spirit.”
- “Nothing cannot exist forever.”
- “Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny.”
- “Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.”
- “One is always a long way from solving a problem until one actually has the answer.”
- “You cannot predict the future.”
- “I think computer viruses should count as life … I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We’ve created life in our own image.”
- “It matters if you just don’t give up.”
- “Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge.”
- “The universe does not behave according to our pre-conceived ideas. It continues to surprise us.”
- “People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining.”
- “We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.”
- “My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn’t prevent you doing well, and don’t regret the things it interferes with. Don’t be disabled in spirit as well as physically.”
- “What did God do before he created the universe?”
- “The thing about smart people is that they seem like crazy people to dumb people.”
- “I have noticed that even those who assert that everything is predestined and that we can change nothing about it still look both ways before they cross the street”
- “If I had to choose a superhero to be, I would pick Superman. He’s everything that I’m not.”
- “I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die.” .
- “We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet,”
- “Simplicity is a matter of taste”
- “I have so much that I want to do. I hate wasting time.”
- “I believe things cannot make themselves impossible.”
- “You cannot understand the glories of the universe without believing there is some Supreme Power behind it.”
- “The human capacity for guilt is such that people can always find ways to blame themselves”
- “If one is physically disabled, one cannot afford to be psychologically disabled as well.”
Which one is your favorite? Do share it in the comment section.