Isaac Asimov Quotes

The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds the most discoveries, is not ‘Eureka!’, but ‘That’s funny…’. Isaac Asimov

Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what’s right. Isaac Asimov

If knowledge can create problems, it is not through ignorance that we can solve them. Isaac Asimov

It pays to be obvious, especially if you have a reputation for subtlety. Isaac Asimov

You must keep sending work out; you must never let a manuscript do nothing but eat its head off in a drawer. You send that work out again and again, while you’re working on another one. If you have talent, you will receive some measure of success – but only if you persist. Isaac Asimov

Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is. Isaac Asimov

I don’t believe in an afterlife, so I don’t have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse. Isaac Asimov

The human brain, then, is the most complicated organization of matter that we know. Isaac Asimov

I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them. Isaac Asimov

Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest. Isaac Asimov

Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not. Isaac Asimov

There are so many benefits to be derived from space exploration and exploitation; why not take what seems to me the only chance of escaping what is otherwise the sure destruction of all that humanity has struggled to achieve for 50,000 years? Isaac Asimov