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The capacity of humans to believe in what seems to me highly improbable- from table tapping to the superiority of their children- has never been plumbed.


Robert A. Heinlein

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Thing that got me was not her list of things she hated, since she was obviously crazy as a Cyborg, b...
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Support for the arts -- merde! A government-supported artist is an incompetent whore!
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When you read about chemistry and physics, you want to do them too.
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A great artist can look at an old woman, portray her exactly as she is... and force the viewer to se...
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Progress is made by lazy men looking for easier ways to do things.
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ANYTHING will burn with enough gasoline and dynamite.
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One man's "magic" is another man's engineering. "Supernatural" is a null word.
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Never worry about theory as long as the machinery does what it's supposed to do.
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Women will forgive anything. Otherwise, the race would have died out long ago
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The instinct to survive is human nature itself, and every aspect of our personalities derives from i...
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Women talk when they want to. Or don't.
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From somewhere, back in my youth, heard Prof say, 'Manuel, when faced with a problem you do not unde...
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Limiting the freedom of news 'just a little bit' is in the same category with the classic example 'a...
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Women are amazing creatures-sweet, soft, gentle, and far more savage than we are.
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I will accept any rules that you feel necessary to your freedom. I am free, no matter what rules sur...
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Take sides! Always take sides! You will sometimes be wrong - but the man who refuses to take sides m...
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People simplify 'Apollonian' into 'mild', and 'calm', and 'cool'. But 'Apollonian' and 'Dionysian' a...
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I've found out why people laugh. They laugh because it hurts so much... because it's the only thing ...
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Random chance was not a sufficient explanation of the Universe---in fact, random chance was not suff...
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Ademoğlu hayvanların geri kalanından özde nasıl ayrılıyordu? Kendi kendine havalanabilen (Tan...
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Democracy is a poor system; the only thing that can be said for it is that it’s eight times as goo...
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A little more money won’t do you any good—because daughters can use up ten percent more than a m...
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English swallows up anything that comes its way, makes English out of it. Nobody tried to stop this ...
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He held a vast but carefully concealed distaste for all things American. Their incredible polytheist...
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I did it for a little girl who was about to go charging out and maybe get herself killed much the sa...
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Another common error is to identify ‘Apollonian’ with ‘good’—merely because our most respe...
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Admittedly, what he had seen only the day before in this very room was just as intellectually stupef...
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Mike did not seem to grasp the idea of Creation itself. Well, Jubal wasn’t sure that he did, eithe...
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If God existed (a question concerning which Jubal maintained a meticulous intellectual neutrality) a...
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I don’t pay attention to politics.” “You should. It’s barely less important than your own he...
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He grokked that this was one of the critical cusps in the growth of a being wherein contemplation mu...
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Başkalarının işine burnunu sokmamak insanın sahip olabileceği bilgeliğin yüzde seksenidir......
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She hesitated slightly. “I’ve seen what was called telekinesis with dice—but I’m no mathemat...
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You evaded my question.” “Then perhaps you had better assume that I intended to evade it.
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Nurse, if she didn’t have more money than any person ought to have, you might be tempted to call i...
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He was looking that way now and the projected print moved along the screen, but he was not really re...
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Sin lies only in hurting others unnecessarily. All other "sins" are invented nonsense.
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If God existed (concerning which Jubal maintained neutrality) and if He wanted to be worshipped (a p...
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There was one field in which man was unsurpassed; he showed unlimited ingenuity in devising bigger a...
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But, do you know, once you get used to it's rather cute. I mean, if a girl looks alright to start wi...
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I want to spit back at a camel and ask him what he's so sour about. Maybe camels are the real 'Old O...
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He was delighted to recognize his own human name on two of the papers; he always got an odd thrill o...
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God made alcohol and he made feet - and he made 'em so you could put 'em together and be happy!
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Harshaw had the arrogant humility of the man who has learned so much that he is aware of his own ign...
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Ben, why should anybody want that much power?"
"Why does a moth fly toward light?
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Abstract design is all right—for wallpaper or linoleum. But art is the process of evoking p...
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A little more money won't do you any good - because daughters can use up ten percent more than a man...
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Come Judgment Day, we may find that Mumbo Jumbo the God of the Congo was the Big Boss all along.
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Thou art God.
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The country and culture commonly known as "America" had had a badly split personality all through it...
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It's a long story. Want a refill?"
"No, let's start the steak. Where's the button?"
"Right...
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