"Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. It matters that you don't just give up."
2.「在我 21 歲時，我的期望值變成了零。自那以後，一切都是賺到的。」
"My expectations were reduced to zero when I was 21. Everything since then has been a bonus."
"My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all. "
▲ 英國物理學家史蒂芬霍金（Stephen Hawking）。（圖／達志影像／美聯社）
"People who boast about their I.Q. are losers. "
"Quiet people have the loudest minds. "
"Life would be tragic if it weren't funny. "
"Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change. "
"The victim should have the right to end his life, if he wants. But I think it would be a great mistake. However bad life may seem, there is always something you can do, and succeed at. While there's life, there is hope. "
"I believe the simplest explanation is, there is no God. No one created the universe and no one directs our fate. This leads me to a profound realization that there probably is no heaven and no afterlife either. We have this one life to appreciate the grand design of the universe and for that, I am extremely grateful. "
"Einstein was wrong when he said "God does not play dice". Consideration of black holes suggests, not only that God does play dice, but that He sometimes confuses us by throwing them where they can't be seen."