"I was a science fiction junkie for a long time."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."William Hurt on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."William Hurt on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."William Hurt on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."William Hurt on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."William Hurt on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"But I am not going to live for ever. And the more I know it, the more amazed I am by being here at all."
"The thing is, I don't believe in most of what's done. The amount of financial and imaginative energy that's put into mediocrity is just amazing which I find to be fundamentally offensive as a human being."
"Heroes to me are guys that sit in libraries. They absorb knowledge and then the risks they take are calculated on the basis of the courage it took to become replete with knowledge."
"Being a father, being a friend, those are the things that make me feel successful."
"Sometimes people call me a success for all the reasons that make me think I'm a failure."