"Death gives meaning to our lives. It gives importance and value to time. Time would become meaningless if there were too much of it."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Ray Kurzweil on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Ray Kurzweil on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Ray Kurzweil on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Ray Kurzweil on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Ray Kurzweil on Helen Keller
"Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020."
"By the 2030s, the nonbiological portion of our intelligence will predominate."
"Even by common wisdom, there seem to be both people and objects in my dream that are outside myself, but clearly they were created in myself and are part of me, they are mental constructs in my own brain."