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‘A Beautiful Mind’ was a beautiful piece of work by Syliva Nasar, and we’re big fans of her book and its cinematographic adaptation. Chronicling the life of the late John Nash – who went on to win the Nobel Prize for his brilliance in Economics despite his battle with schizophrenia – this story surely proves that no matter what, you can Make You Happen! It’s no surprise that his life was peppered with meaningful exchanges and instances that were worded to hit the mark!
Here are 7 quotes from the book and the movie that we absolutely love!


“It was like a tornado, you want to hold on to everything you have, you don’t want to let anything go.”

Sylvia Nasar, ‘A Beautiful Mind’


“Delusion is not just fantasy but compulsion.”

Sylvia Nasar, ‘A Beautiful Mind’


“I need to believe, that something extraordinary is possible.”

Alicia Nash, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, the movie.


“I’ve gotten used to ignoring them and I think, as a result, they’ve kind of given up on me. I think that’s what it’s like with all our dreams and our nightmares, Martin, we’ve got to keep feeding them for them to stay alive.”

John Nash, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, the movie.

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

John Nash, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, the movie.


“If we can’t break the ice, how about we drown it?”

Charles, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, the movie.


“ Your answer isn’t face the wall. It’s out there, where you’ve been working.”

Charles, ‘A Beautiful Mind’, the movie.


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