James Tiptree Jr. Quotes

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James Tiptree Jr. quotes: For dreams that never die. For dreams that never die.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: I cannot teach if I teach as teaching should be I become so exhausted I nearly die, I seem to have no middle gear. I cannot teach
if I teach as teaching should be I become so exhausted I nearly die, I seem to have no middle gear.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Absolutes are absolutely dangerous ... Absolutes are absolutely dangerous ...
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Good is too often allied with vulnerability and evil with power. Good is too often allied with vulnerability and evil with power.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Being, I imagine, must be very simple. It is Becoming which is so messy and which I am all for. Being, I imagine, must be very simple. It is Becoming which is so messy and which I am all for.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: All I can say is that laughter is my music; I would deeply suspect an argument which hadn't laughter. All I can say is that laughter is my music; I would deeply suspect an argument which hadn't laughter.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Well, what brand of water do you drink?""Just what was in the faucet, sir," says Delphi humbly. "I--I did try to boil it--""Good God. Well, what brand of water do you drink?"
"Just what was in the faucet, sir," says Delphi humbly. "I--I did try to boil it--"
"Good God.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Before he could lose courage he flung himself back and slammed his sleep-inducer to full theta. Before he could lose courage he flung himself back and slammed his sleep-inducer to full theta.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Any chance beats no chance. Any chance beats no chance.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: And here is our girl, looking If possible, worse than before. (You thought this was Cinderella transistorized?) And here is our girl, looking
If possible, worse than before. (You thought this was Cinderella transistorized?)
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Ahead lies only the irreversible long decline. For the first time we know there is nothing beyond ourselves. Ahead lies only the irreversible long decline. For the first time we know there is nothing beyond ourselves.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Anyone who shoots a real gun at you when drunk and angry is simply not husband material, regardless of his taste in literature. Anyone who shoots a real gun at you when drunk and angry is simply not husband material, regardless of his taste in literature.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: Evil is the voltage of good; the urge to goodness, without the potential of evil, is trivial. Evil is the voltage of good; the urge to goodness, without the potential of evil, is trivial.
James Tiptree Jr. quotes: I have a cold mind and a warm heart, whereas most people have cold, troubled hearts and warm, muggy minds, which they mistake for sincere feelings. I have a cold mind and a warm heart, whereas most people have cold, troubled hearts and warm, muggy minds, which they mistake for sincere feelings.