Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.
Learn scholarship curiosity
Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that's not why we do it.
You have no responsibility to live up to what other people think you ought to accomplish. I have no responsibility to be like they expect me to be. It's their mistake, not my failing.
I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.
I, a universe of atoms, an atom in the universe.
The first principle is that you must not fool yourself and you are the easiest person to fool.
You Fool Principle
Physics isn't the most important thing. Love is.
physics love Love
If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
Science is the belief in the ignorance of experts.
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
Public Relations Relations
Science is like sex: sometimes something useful comes out, but that is not the reason we are doing it.