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Dalton’s records, carefully preserved for a century, were destroyed during the World War II bombing of Manchester. It is not only the living who are…
Meanwhile, fears of universal disaster sank to an all time low over the world.
It is not only the living who are killed in war.
I write for the same reason I breathe – because if I didn’t, I would die.
I don’t believe in personal immortality; the only way I expect to have some version of such a thing is through my books.
It pays to be obvious, especially if you have a reputation for subtlety.
He had read much, if one considers his long life; but his contemplation was much more than his reading. He was wont to say that…
John Dalton’s records, carefully preserved for a century, were destroyed during the World War II bombing of Manchester. It is not only the living who…
From my close observation of writers… they fall into two groups: 1) those who bleed copiously and visibly at any bad review, and 2) those…
If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn’t brood. I’d type a little faster.
A subtle thought that is in error may yet give rise to fruitful inquiry that can establish truths of great value.
To surrender to ignorance and call it God has always been premature, and it remains premature today.
Suppose that we are wise enough to learn and know – and yet not wise enough to control our learning and knowledge, so that we…
Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.
Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today – but the core of science fiction,…
When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut, I can only think that American society has found one…
To insult someone we call him ‘bestial. For deliberate cruelty and nature, ‘human’ might be the greater insult.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will…
Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest.
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
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