A generation which ignores history has no past - and no future.
Robert Heinlein (1907 - 1988)
Source: The Notebooks of Lazurus Long, a character found in more than 12 Heinlein books
Contributed by: Zaady
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.
Source: Lazarus 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
The more you love, the more you can love and the more intensely you love. Nor is there any limit on how many you can love. If a person had time enough, he could love all of that majority who are decent and just.
Of all the creatures on this planet none is more dangerous than a human being.
The killer looked up as the bullet hit him. He looked as if he were puzzled by some strange occurence, being too freshly dead to be aware of it.
A brute kills for pleasure. A fool kills from hate.
Courage is the complement of fear. A man who is fearless cannot be courageous. (He is also a fool.)
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