Сегодня умер Стивен Хокинг, физик-теоретик.
По традиции, несколько цитат (saying) великого человека:
I wouldn’t compare it to sex, but it lasts longer. (о моменте научного открытия)
I have noticed that even people who claim everything is predetermined and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
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.
Next time someone complains that you have made a mistake, tell him that may be a good thing. Because without imperfection, neither you nor I would exist.
I have no idea. People who boast about their I.Q. are losers. (на вопрос об уровне IQ)
They are a complete mystery. (о женщинах)
If aliens visit us, the outcome would be much as when Columbus landed in America, which didn’t turn out well for the Native Americans. We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet.