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Robert Anson Heinlein quotes (23)

One mans theology is another mans belly laugh.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Religion

Only a sadistic scoundrelor a fooltells the bald truth on social occasions.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Social

Never frighten a little man. Hell kill you.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Kill

Never worry about theory as long as the machinery does what its supposed to do.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Machinery

Taxes are not levied for the benefit of the taxed.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Tax

Anyone who cannot cope with mathematics is not fully human. At best he is a tolerable subhuman who has learned to wear shoes bathe and not make messes in the house.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Mathematics

To be matter of fact about the world is to blunder into fantasy and dull fantasy at that as the real world is strange and wonderful.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Fantasy

What a wonderful world it is that has girls in it!
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Unsorted

The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Irony

A generation which ignores history has no past and no future.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Future

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.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Death

A poet who reads his own verse in public may have other nasty habits.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Poetry

Goodness without wisdom always accomplishes evil.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Evil

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.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Love

Women and cats will do as they please and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Cat

An armed society is a polite society.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Gun

If you don't like yourself you cant like other people.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Others

Little girls like butterflies need no excuse.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Butterfly

You live and learn. Or you don't live long.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Learn

Most people cant think most of the remainder wont think the small fraction who do think mostly cant do it very well.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Think

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Stupidity

Always listen to experts. Theyll tell you what cant be done and why. Then do it.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Expert

To enjoy the flavor of life take big bites.
Robert Anson Heinlein   Category: Big