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Socialism is good when it comes to wages, but it tells me nothing when it comes to other questions in life that are more private…
It was a great thing to be a human being. It was something tremendous. Suddenly I’m conscious of a million sensations buzzing in me like…
Robots of the world, you are ordered to exterminate the human race. Do not spare the men. Do not spare the women. Preserve only the…
Be these people either Conservatives or Socialists, Yellows or Reds, the most important thing is – and that is the point I want to stress…
People should be a little loony, Helena. That’s the best thing about them.
If dogs could talk, perhaps we would find it as hard to get along with them as we do with people.
Cognition is not fighting, but once someone knows a lot, he will have much to fight for, so much that he will be called a…
Man will never be enslaved by machinery if the man tending the machine be paid enough.
If one must fight or create, it is necessary that this be preceded by the broadest possible knowledge.
Wherever on this planet ideals of personal freedom and dignity apply, there you will find the cultural inheritance of England.
One never knows whether people have principles on principle or whether for their own personal satisfaction.
Nothing is stranger to man than his own image.
Art must not serve might.
You can have a revolution wherever you like, except in a government office; even were the world to come to an end, you’d have to…
I’ve found a place that would amaze you. People used to live there, but now it’s all overgrown and no one goes there. Absolutely no…
Great God of the Ants, thou hast granted victory to thy servants. I appoint thee honorary Colonel.
Relativism is not indifference; on the contrary, passionate indifference is necessary in order for you not to hear the voices that oppose your absolute decrees.
I certainly don’t know if you could claim that every theft is wrong, but I’ll prove to you that every theft is forbidden, by simply…
There came into the world an unlimited abundance of everything people need. But people need everything except unlimited abundance.
My dear Miss Glory, Robots are not people. They are mechanically more perfect than we are, they have an astounding intellectual capacity, but they have…
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