Robert A Heinlein Quotes (57 quotations)

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51. Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything. - Robert A Heinlein

52. There is no way that writers can be tamed and rendered civilized or even cured. the only solution known to science is to provide the patient with an isolation room, where he can endure the acute stages in private and where food can be poked in to him with a stick. - Robert A Heinlein

53. They didn't want it good, they wanted it Wednesday. - Robert A Heinlein

54. To be matter of fact about the world is to blunder into fantasy - and dull fantasy at that, as the real world is strange and wonderful. - Robert A Heinlein

55. Violence, naked force, has settled more issues in history than any other factor, and the contrary opinion is wishfull thinking at its worst. Breeds that forget this basic truth have always paid for it with their lives and freedoms. - Robert A Heinlein

56. When any government, or any church for that matter, undertakes to say to its subjects, This you may not read, this you must not see, this you are forbidden to know, the end result is tyranny and oppression no matter how holy the motives. - Robert A Heinlein

57. Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards. - Robert A Heinlein

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