"Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Isaac Asimov on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Isaac Asimov on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Isaac Asimov on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Isaac Asimov on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Isaac Asimov on William Shakespeare
"It takes more than capital to swing business. You've got to have the A. I. D. degree to get by - Advertising, Initiative, and Dynamics."
"It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be."
"I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them."
"Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest."
"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome."