Stephen Hawking Quotations

-Common sense is just another name for the prejudices we’ve been taught all our lives.

-Not only does God play dice with the Universe – he sometimes casts them where they can’t be seen. (see Albert Einstein)

-What is it that breathes fire into the equations and makes a universe for them to describe…Why does the universe go to all the bother of existing?

-The whole history of science has been the gradual realization that events do not happen in an arbitrary manner, but that they reflect a certain underlying order, which may or may not be divinely inspired.

-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.

-Advice to his children
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