Robert A. Heinlein
American science-fiction author; b. 1907; d. 1988
Aphorisms Attributed to This Aphorist
History has the relation to truth that theology has to religion -- i.e., none to speak of.
Never try to out-stubborn a cat.
Never worry about theory as long as the machinery does what it's supposed to do.
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.
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.