Fame physicist and best-selling author, Professor Stephen W. Hawking passed away yesterday at the age of 76 and in tribute we share six of his most inspiring quotes

Considered one of the greatest scientific minds of our time, Professor Stephen Hawking overcame serious physical challenges after his diagnosis at 21 of neuromuscular wasting disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, to become a best-selling author, world-leading physicist and pop culture icon.

This incredible man led an exceptional life and was as famous for his game-changing quotes as he was for his interest in the universe.

Here we share six of Profession Stephen W. Hawking's most inspiring and witty quotes (sourced from brainyquote.com):

6 inspiring quotes from Stephen Hawking