Ultimate automation … will make our modern industry as primitive and outdated as the stone age man looks to us today.
In thinking about nanotechnology today, what’s most important is understanding where it leads, what nanotechnology will look like after we reach the assembler breakthrough.
K. Eric Drexler
In fact, if appearance and essence were the same thing, there would be no need for science.
Dr. Michio Kaku
Hydrogen is a light, odorless gas, which, given enough time, turns into people.
Edward R. Harrison
People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware.
Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
Physics is like sex. Sure, it may give some practical results, but that’s not why we do it.
Richard P. Feynman
I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Anyone who believes exponential growth can go on forever in a finite world is either a madman or an economist.
It has become almost a cliché to remark that nobody boasts of ignorance of literature, but it is socially acceptable to boast ignorance of science and proudly claim incompetence in mathematics.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.
Would I ever leave this company? Look, I’m all about loyalty. In fact, I feel like part of what I’m being paid for here is my loyalty. But if there were somewhere else that valued loyalty more highly, I’m going wherever they value loyalty the most.
Actually, America is inching its way towards the metric system.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
I tweet, therefore I am.
War is a continuation of politics by other means. Politics is a continuation of economics by other means.
Karl Von Clausewitz
When the people fear the government there is tyranny, when the government fears the people there is liberty.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
I don't believe you have to be better than everybody else. I believe you have to be better than you ever thought you could be.
When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorius triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake altogether.
Roy H. Williams
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Arthur C. Clarke