Quotes by Joan Vinge

Indifference is the strongest force in the universe. It makes everything it touches meaningless. Love and hate don't stand a chance against it.

Joan Vinge

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Under any conditions, anywhere, whatever you are doing, there is some ordinance under which you can be booked.

Robert D. Sprecht

In times of profound change, the learners inherit the earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.

Al Rogers

Take hope from the heart of man, and you make him a beast of prey.


I was brought up by very witty people who were dealing with quite difficult things - disease and death... I was brought up by people who tended to giggle at funerals.

Emma Thompson, Vanity Fair

Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination.

Christopher William Bradshaw Isherwood

Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.

Howard Aiken »

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.

Albert Einstein »