"My goal is simple.
It is a complete understanding of the universe,
why it is as it is and why it exists at all."
~ Stephen Hawking
"I'm astounded by people who want to 'know' the universe
when it's hard enough to find your way around Chinatown."
~ Woody Allen
"In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry
and been widely regarded as a bad move."
~ Douglas Adams
"The universe is wider than our views of it."
~ Henry David Thoreau
fun with noggin' fodder ~ misha