Category: life quotes

“If most of us are ashamed of shabby clothes and shoddy furniture, let us be more ashamed of shabby…”

“If most of us are ashamed of shabby clothes and shoddy furniture, let us be more ashamed of shabby ideas and shoddy philosophies.”

Albert Einstein 

“What an astonishing thing a book is. Across the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and…”

“What an astonishing thing a book is. Across the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and silently inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of distant epochs. Books break the shackles of time.”

Carl Sagan

“Live fast, die old, and make very sure everyone knows you were there.”

“Live fast, die old, and make very sure everyone knows you were there.”

Alan Cox

“I write for the same reason I breathe – because if I didn’t, I would die.”

“I write for the same reason I breathe – because if I didn’t, I would die.”

Isaac Asimov

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”

Alan Kay 

“Physics is about questioning, studying, probing nature. You probe, and, if you’re lucky, you…”

“Physics is about questioning, studying, probing nature. You probe, and, if you’re lucky, you get strange clues.”

Lene Hau

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”

Margaret Mead

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”

“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”

Margaret Mead

“Most stars die a peaceful death, gently shedding their outer gases into interstellar space. But one…”

“Most stars die a peaceful death, gently shedding their outer gases into interstellar space. But one in a thousand – the star whose mass is greater than about seven or eight times that of the Sun – dies in a violent, dazzling explosion called a supernova.”

Neil deGrasse Tyson

“Most stars die a peaceful death, gently shedding their outer gases into interstellar space. But one…”

“Most stars die a peaceful death, gently shedding their outer gases into interstellar space. But one in a thousand – the star whose mass is greater than about seven or eight times that of the Sun – dies in a violent, dazzling explosion called a supernova.”

Neil deGrasse Tyson