"The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Isaac Asimov on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Isaac Asimov on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Isaac Asimov on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Isaac Asimov on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Isaac Asimov on Mahatma Gandhi
"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."