"Scientists have become the bearers of the torch of discovery in our quest for knowledge."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Stephen Hawking on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Stephen Hawking on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Stephen Hawking on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Stephen Hawking on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Stephen Hawking on William Shakespeare
"The radiation left over from the Big Bang is the same as that in your microwave oven but very much less powerful. It would heat your pizza only to minus 271.3*C - not much good for defrosting the pizza, let alone cooking it."
"Most sets of values would give rise to universes that, although they might be very beautiful, would contain no one able to wonder at that beauty."
"I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road."
"Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change."
"In Britain, like most of the developed world, stem-cell research is regarded as a great opportunity. America will be left behind if it doesn't change policy."