John Brunner Quotes

Top 39 wise famous quotes and sayings by John Brunner

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John Brunner quotes: Rumors that the sun is out at Santa Ynez are without foundation, the radio said. Rumors that the sun is out at Santa Ynez are without foundation, the radio said.
John Brunner quotes: To travel faster than a speeding bullet is not much help if you and it are heading straight towards each other To travel faster than a speeding bullet is not much help if you and it are heading straight towards each other
John Brunner quotes: The real universe has a marvellous and unique quality, inasmuch as it and only it can take us completely by surprise. The real universe has a marvellous and unique quality, inasmuch as it and only it can take us completely by surprise.
John Brunner quotes: It's the beginning of wisdom when you admit you've gone astray. It's the beginning of wisdom when you admit you've gone astray.
John Brunner quotes: Let's all be different same as me. Let's all be different same as me.
John Brunner quotes: For all the claims one hears about the liberating impact of the data-net, the truth is that it's wished on most of us a brand-new reason for paranoia. For all the claims one hears about the liberating impact of the data-net, the truth is that it's wished on most of us a brand-new reason for paranoia.
John Brunner quotes: Toffler's Law, I guess: the future arrives too soon and in the wrong order. Toffler's Law, I guess: the future arrives too soon and in the wrong order.
John Brunner quotes: UNFAIR :; Term applied to advantages enjoyed by other people which we tried to cheat them out of and didn't manage. UNFAIR :; Term applied to advantages enjoyed by other people which we tried to cheat them out of and didn't manage.
John Brunner quotes: Christ, what an imagination I've got! Christ, what an imagination I've got!
John Brunner quotes: To go faster you must slow down. To go faster you must slow down.
John Brunner quotes: Love and joy are incredibly habit-forming; often a single exposure is enough to cause permanent addiction. Love and joy are incredibly habit-forming; often a single exposure is enough to cause permanent addiction.
John Brunner quotes: "Pay him what was promised", said the caliph. "And put out his eyes." "Pay him what was promised", said the caliph. "And put out his eyes."
John Brunner quotes: Yes, for most people nowadays television is their only contact with the world beyond their work. Yes, for most people nowadays television is their only contact with the world beyond their work.
John Brunner quotes: I'm myself, not a label. I'm myself, not a label.
John Brunner quotes: You have many years to live do things you will be proud to remember when you're old. You have many years to live do things you will be proud to remember when you're old.
John Brunner quotes: There are two kinds of fools. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, " This is new, and therefore better. There are two kinds of fools. One says, "This is old, and therefore good." And one says, " This is new, and therefore better.
John Brunner quotes: After all, the rich get richer and the poor get children. Which is okay so long as lots of them starve in infancy. After all, the rich get richer and the poor get children. Which is okay so long as lots of them starve in infancy.
John Brunner quotes: Stand on Zanzibar is an information overload on topics that sensible people would never want to learn about. Stand on Zanzibar is an information overload on topics that sensible people would never want to learn about.
John Brunner quotes: Damn right I voted for him. But if I'd known then what I know now, I wouldn't have cast a vote - I'd have cast a brick. Damn right I voted for him. But if I'd known then what I know now, I wouldn't have cast a vote - I'd have cast a brick.
John Brunner quotes: It's supposed to be automatic, but actually you have to push this button. It's supposed to be automatic, but actually you have to push this button.
John Brunner quotes: If the evidence says you're wrong, you don't have the right theory. You change the theory, not the evidence. If the evidence says you're wrong, you don't have the right theory. You change the theory, not the evidence.