Archive for the ‘Robert Heinlein’ Category

You pilot always into an unknown future

Saturday, December 26th, 2009
star chart

What are the facts? Again and again and again – what are the facts? Shun wishful thinking, ignore divine revelation, forget what “the stars foretell,” avoid opinion, care not what the neighbors think, never mind the unguessable…

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Your enemy is never a villain in his own eyes

Saturday, November 28th, 2009
young face

If you don’t like yourself, you can’t like other people…

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Never attempt to teach a pig to sing; it wastes your time and annoys the pig.

Monday, November 23rd, 2009
piglet

Ira, when you skin a man, you have to let him recuperate and grow more hide – or he gets nervous. If you respect this simple rule, a real mark can be skinned over and over again, and it just keeps him healthy and productive. But…

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