Beautiful Mind, A

Beautiful Mind, A quotes

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Alicia Nash
John Nash

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!

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 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 are all my reasons.

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

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

Mathematicians won the war. Mathematicians broke the Japanese codes and built the A-bomb. In medicine or economics, in technology or in space, battle lines are being drawn. To triumph we need results - publishable, applicable results. Now, who among you will be the next Morse, the next Einstein? Who among you will be the vanguard of democracy, freedom and discovery? Today we bequeath America's future into your able hands. Welcome to Princeton, gentlemen.

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

Adam Smith... was wrong.

Perhaps it is good to have a beautiful mind, but an even greater gift is to discover a beautiful heart.

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

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

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

It's the same with your dreams and nightmares. You have to feed them to keep them alive.