Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what’s right.
Those people who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
Intelligence is an accident of evolution, and not necessarily an advantage.
Meanwhile, fears of universal disaster sank to an all time low over the world.
There was something ghost-like and insubstantial about gases to these early chemists. They called liquids that turned into gases easily, “spirits.” Methyl alcohol, they called “wood spirit”; ethyl alcohol, “wine spirit.” Even today, alcoholic beverages...
The Solarians have given up something mankind has had for a million years; something worth more than atomic power, cities, agriculture, tools, fire, everything; because it’s something that made everything possible (…) The tribe, sir....
To succeed, planning alone is insufficient. One must improvise as well.
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.