"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."
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."Ray Kurzweil on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Experience is not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens to you."Ray Kurzweil on Aldous Huxley
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone."Ray Kurzweil on Audrey Hepburn
"By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest Second, by imitation, which is easiest and third by experience, which is the bitterest."Ray Kurzweil on Confucius
"If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it."Ray Kurzweil on Michael Jordan
"Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020."
"Death gives meaning to our lives. It gives importance and value to time. Time would become meaningless if there were too much of it."
"By the 2030s, the nonbiological portion of our intelligence will predominate."