"One out of every 100 American men is HIV positive. The rate of infection has reached epidemic proportions in 40 developing nations."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Philip Emeagwali on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Philip Emeagwali on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Philip Emeagwali on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Philip Emeagwali on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Philip Emeagwali on John Wooden
"Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have left- and right-handed versions."
"Our lives sometimes depend on computers performing as predicted."
"When I enrolled in college at age 19, I had a total of eight years of formal classroom education. As a result, I was not comfortable with formal lectures and receiving regular homework assignments."
"The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future."
"Because I am not formally trained in the medical sciences, I can bring in new ideas to AIDS research and the cross-fertilization of ideas from different fields could be a valuable contribution to finding the cure for AIDS."