25 TOP STEPHEN HAWKING QUOTES

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Stephen Hawking is the author of the book “A Brief History of Time” which was an international bestseller. His scientific works include a collaboration with Roger Penrose on gravitational singularity theorems in the framework of general relativity, and the theoretical prediction that black holes emit radiation, often called Hawking radiation. He is an theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. Hawking suffers from a rare early-onset slow-progressing form of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. He is a fellow of the Royal Society and a Member of the US National Academy of Science. Stephen Hawking is regarded as one of the most brilliant theoretical physicists since Einstein. Writing with humility and humor, Hawking’s numerous intellectual breakthroughs are always great inspiration for understanding the mystery of the Universe. Some of the famous Stephen Hawking  quotes are:


“My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“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.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“Quiet people have the loudest minds.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“The universe does not behave according to our pre-conceived ideas. It continues to surprise us.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“Any physical theory is always provisional, in the sense that it is only a hypothesis: you can never prove it. No matter how many times the results of experiments agree with some theory, you can never be sure that the next time the result will not contradict the theory.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“It’s the gravity that shapes the large scale structure of the universe, even though it is the weakest of four categories of forces.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“I don’t think the human race will survive the next thousand years, unless we spread into space.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“You cannot understand the glories of the universe without believing there is some Supreme Power behind it.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“The increase of disorder or entropy is what distinguishes the past from the future, giving a direction to time.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“There is a fundamental difference between religion, which is based on authority, and science, which is based on observation and reason. Science will win because it works.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“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.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“I believe the simplest explanation is, there is no God. No one created the universe and no one directs our fate. This leads me to a profound realization that there probably is no heaven and no afterlife either. We have this one life to appreciate the grand design of the universe and for that, I am extremely grateful.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes


“To confine our attention to terrestrial matters would be to limit the human spirit.” – Stephen Hawking


Stephen Hawking Quotes