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Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Take your time and do it right, even if it takes another half second.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Social responsibility above the level of family, or at most of tribe, requires imagination – devotion, loyalty, all the higher virtues – which a man must develop himself; if he has them forced down him, he will vomit them out.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Anything free costs twice as much in the long run or turns out worthless.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “No intelligent man has any respect for an unjust law.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “We each have a moral obligation to conserve and preserve beauty in this world; there is none to waste.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Pain is the basic mechanism built into us by millions of years of evolution which safeguards us by warning when something threatens our survival.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “It seems to me that any law that is not enforced and can’t be enforced weakens all other laws.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Taxes are not levied for the benefit of the taxed.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “When a place gets crowded enough to require ID’s, social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “No statement should be believed because it is made by an authority.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The greatest productive force is human selfishness.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “I think the major problem in growing up is to become sophisticated without becoming cynical.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The difference between science and the fuzzy subjects is that science requires reasoning while those other subjects merely require scholarship.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Nobody ever wins a lawsuit but the lawyers.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Stupidity is the only natural capital offense.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “There is no conclusive evidence of life after death, but there is no evidence of any sort against it. Soon enough you will know, so why fret about it?”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “I believe in – I am proud to belong to – the United States.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The hardest part of gaining any new idea is sweeping out the false idea occupying that niche.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “In past history popularly elected governments have been no better and sometimes far worse than overt tyrannies.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “In a family argument, if it turns out you are right, apologize at once.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “How you behave toward cats here below determines your status in Heaven.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Ayn Rand is a bloody socialist compared to me.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “If you would know a man, observe how he treats a cat.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Paymasters come in only two sizes: one sort shows you where the book says that you can’t have what you’ve got coming to you; the second sort digs through the book until he finds a paragraph that lets you have what you need even if you don’t rate it.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Take sides! Always take sides! You will sometimes be wrong – but the man who refuses to take sides must always be wrong.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Anyone who considers protocol unimportant has never dealt with a cat.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Most ‘scientists’ are bottle washers and button sorters.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Formal courtesy between husband and wife is even more important than it is between strangers.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Does history record any case in which the majority was right?”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “You can go wrong by being too skeptical as readily as by being too trusting.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “There comes a time in the life of every human when he or she must decide to risk ‘his life, his fortune and his sacred honor’ on an outcome dubious. Those who fail the challenge are merely overgrown children, can never be anything else.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Both for practical reasons and for mathematically verifiable moral reasons, authority and responsibility must be equal – else a balancing takes place as surely as current flows between points of unequal potential. To permit irresponsible authority is to sow disaster; to hold a man responsible for anything he does not control is to behave with blind idiocy.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “ANYTHING will burn with enough gasoline and dynamite.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Sense is never common.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The stars incline, but do not impel.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “He went on to Jubal, “ ‘Thou art God.’ It’s not a message of cheer and hope, Jubal. It’s a defiance – and an unafraid unabashed assumption of personal responsibility.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The most important lesson in the writing trade is that any manuscript is improved if you cut away the fat.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Cats have no sense of humor, they have terribly inflated egos, and they are very touchy.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Reason is poor propaganda when opposed by the yammering, unceasing lies of shrewd and evil and self-serving men.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “If you happen to be one of the fretful minority who can do creative work, never force an idea; you’ll abort it if you do. Be patient and you’ll give birth to it when the time is ripe. Learn to wait.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “It is a truism that almost any sect, cult, or religion will legislate its creed into law if it acquires the political power to do so.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Never try to outstubborn a cat.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “An animal so poor in spirit that he won’t even fight on his own behalf is already an evolutionary dead end; the best he can do for his breed is to crawl off and die, and not pass on his defective genes.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Analogy is even slipperier than logic.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Anyone can see a forest fire. Skill lies in sniffing the first smoke.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The truth of a proposition has nothing to do with its credibility. And vice versa.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “The extremely tiny fraction who think regularly, accurately, creatively, and without self-delusion – in the long run, these are the only people who count.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “More people worry themselves to death than bleed to death.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “I think perhaps of all the things a police state can do to its citizens, distorting history is possibly the most pernicious.”
Robert A. Heinlein Quote: “Sex, whatever else it is, is an athletic skill. The more you practice, the more you can, the more you want to, the more you enjoy it, the less it tires you.”
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