Most people can't think, most of the remainder won't think, the small fraction who do think mostly can't do it very well.
Robert Heinlein (1907 - 1988)
Source: Time Enough for Love
Contributed by: Zaady
The saddest thing about ephemerals was that their little lives rarely held time enough for love.
Source: Lazarus Long
Touch is the most fundamental sense. A baby experiences it, all over, before he is born and long before he learns to use sight, hearing, or taste, and no human ever ceases to need it. Keep your children short on pocket money but long on hugs
Tilting at windmills hurts you more than the windmills.
Never frighten a little man. He'll kill you.
A generation which ignores history has no past - and no future.
Source: The Notebooks of Lazurus Long, a character found in more than 12 Heinlein books
I've found out why people laugh. They laugh because it hurts-because it's the only thing that'll make it stop hurting.
Source: Valentine Michael Smith in Stranger in a Strange Land
The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive.
Source: Job: A Comedy of Justice, 1984
You live and learn. Or you don't live long.
"Love" is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Source: Jubal in Stranger in a Strange Land
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