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'This is the first age that's ever paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.'


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'Sometimes I think we're alone in the universe, and sometimes I think we're not. In either case the idea is quite staggering.'


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'The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.'


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'Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software.'


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'The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.'


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'This is the first age that's ever paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.'


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'I don't believe in God but I'm very interested in her.'


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'The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.'


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'It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.'


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'Human judges can show mercy. But against the laws of nature, there is no appeal.'


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'It is not easy to see how the more extreme forms of nationalism can long survive when men have seen the Earth in its true perspective as a single small globe against the stars.'


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'I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected President but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.'


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'I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected President but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power.'


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'I don't believe in God but I'm very interested in her.'


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'The greatest tragedy in mankind's entire history may be the hijacking of morality by religion.'


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'If an elderly but distinguished scientist says that something is possible, he is almost certainly right but if he says that it is impossible, he is very probably wrong.'


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'Politicians should read science fiction, not westerns and detective stories.'


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'Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.'


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'Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.'

 

 

 

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