Quote of the Day - Stephen Hawking

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  1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
    Kenna McHughposted 5 weeks ago

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    "I was born on January 8, 1942, exactly three hundred years after the death of Galileo. I estimate, however, that about two hundred thousand other babies were also born that day. I don't know whether any of them was later interested in astronomy."
    -- Stephen Hawking

    1. Marie Flint profile image88
      Marie Flintposted 5 weeks agoin reply to this

      I'd be willing to bet, Stephen, that some of those babies are interested in astronomy, even if it's only one or two. Nature abhors a vacuum. Rest in peace among your starry world and enjoy the journey!

      1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
        Kenna McHughposted 5 weeks agoin reply to this

        I am sure there are other babies interested in astronomy. My daughter took a class in college. I went with her on a field trip to an observatory. It was fascinating.  I also have a friend who works at the Jet propulsion lab for NASA, and what they are doing is phenomenal.

  2. AliciaC profile image97
    AliciaCposted 5 weeks ago

    Stephen Hawking was inspirational in many ways. I'm glad that he is remembered.

    1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
      Kenna McHughposted 5 weeks agoin reply to this

      I agree, Linda. Even though he passed away, He is a true inspiration with quotes and the ability to persist under terrible physical conditions.

  3. gmwilliams profile image85
    gmwilliamsposted 5 weeks ago

    Dr. Stephen Hawkins was a genius.He has caused me to be interested in the study of the universe.  His mind was beyond phenomenal.  He contributed massively to astronomy.  He is sorely missed.

 
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