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

Other Great Authors


Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating, and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it.

Bertrand Russell

Everybody likes to go their own way--to choose their own time and manner of devotion.

Jane Austen

The greatest paradox of them all is to speak of "civilized warfare."

Author Unknown

What we think about, expands.

Marc Allen, Interview with Michael Toms

It may be five years from now, but at some point we'll be better than them.

Dan Issel »

Reason has always existed, but not always in a reasonable form.

Karl Marx »

Somewhere along the line of development we discover what we really are, and then we make our real decision for which we are responsible. Make that decision primarily for yourself because you can never really live anyone else's life, not even your own child's.

Roosevelt, Eleanor »