Beautiful Mind, A

Beautiful Mind, A quotes

24 total quotes (ID: 64)

Alicia Nash
John Nash
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Adam Smith said the best result comes from everyone in the group doing what's best for himself, right? Adam Smith was wrong! The message: Sometimes it is better to cooperate!


Adam Smith... was wrong.

Classes will dull your mind, destroy the potential for authentic creativity.

Despite my privileged upbringing, I'm actually quite well-balanced. I have a chip on both shoulders.

Excuse me! We have a little problem here. It is extremely hot when the windows are closed and extremely noisy with them open.

Find the truly original idea - that's the only way I will ever distinguish myself - it's the only way I'll ever...matter.

Give me a moment to redefine my girlish notions of romance.

Have you remembered nothing?; In competition, individual ambition serves the common good.;Exactly!;Everyone for himself, Gentlemen

Helinger (Judd Hirsch), head of the Princeton mathematics department.

I am here to work.

I don't exactly know what I am required to say in order for you to have intercourse with me, but could we assume that I said all that? I mean essentially we are talking about fluid exchange right? So could we go just straight to the sex?

I don't have time for these classes and these books, memorizing the weak assumptions of lesser mortals.

I find you very attractive. Your assertiveness tells me that you feel the same way about me. But ritual remains that we must do a series of platonic actions before we can have intercourse. Now, I'm doing that. But all I really want to do is have sex with you as soon as possible.

I need to believe that something extraordinary is possible.

I've made the most important discovery of my life. It's only in the mysterious equation of love that any logical reasons can be found. I'm only here tonight because of you. You're the only reason I am...you are all my reasons.