Universe Quotes

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  • Now my own suspicion is that the Universe is not only queerer than we suppose, but queerer than we can suppose.
    o J. B. S. Haldane

  • I do not pretend to understand the universe. It’s a great deal bigger than I am.
    o Tom Stoppard

  • In the beginning, the universe was created. This made a lot of people very angry, and has been widely regarded as a bad idea.
    o Douglas Adams

  • There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another which states that this has already happened.
    o Douglas Adams

  • Not only do we not understand the universe, if someone explained it to us, we wouldn’t know what he was talking about.
    o Isaac Asimov

  • There seems to be no end to the senseless wickedness done on this little planet in a minor solar system, and we puny mortals appear to be decreasing in importance so far as the universe is concerned.
    o Alec Guinness

  • The universe is infinite in all directions, not only above us in the large but also below us in the small. If we start from our human scale of existence and explore the content of the universe further and further, we finally arrive, both in the large and the small, at misty distances where first our senses and then even our concepts fail us.
    o Emil Wiechert, as quoted by Freeman Dyson in “Infinite In All Directions”

  • The universe hates you, deal with it.
    o Seamus Harper of Andromeda

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