Quotes by Frank Herbert, Dune First Law of Mentat

A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.

Frank Herbert, Dune First Law of Mentat

Other Great Authors


No use to shout at them to pay attention. If the situations, the materials, the problems before the child do not interest him, his attention will slip off to what does interest him, and no amount of exhortation of threats will bring it back.

John Holt

Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.

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I remember a time when everybody I loved hated me because I hated them. - Letter to Stuart Sutcliffe circa 1960

John Lennon

Love is much like a wild rose, beautiful and calm, but willing to draw blood in its defense.

Mark A. Overby

Christianity might be a good thing if anyone ever tried it.

George Bernard Shaw

I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.

William Ernest Hocking »

The genius of you Americans is that you never make clear-cut stupid moves, only complicated stupid moves which make us wonder at the possibility that there may be something to them -which- we are missing.

Gamal Abdel Nasser »