"In science fiction, you can also test out your own realities."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Theodore Sturgeon on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Theodore Sturgeon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Theodore Sturgeon on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Theodore Sturgeon on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Theodore Sturgeon on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Writing is a communication."
"Once I had all the facts in, I found I didn't have the immoral courage to pull the caper. So I wrote it as a story. As a teenager, I didn't have any skills for writing as such, so it came out in 1500 words."
"My wife is beginning to instruct me on means to retrieve dreams, and bit by bit, it does seem to be working."
"Some major writers have a huge impact, like Ayn Rand, who to my mind is a lousy fiction writer because her writing has no compassion and virtually no humor. She has a philosophical and economical message that she is passing off as fiction, but it really isn't fiction at all."
"You have to study your field and you have to find out how other people do it, and you have to keep working and learning and practicing and ultimately, you would be able to do it."