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Science fiction Quotes and Proverbs

  • an “Ancient Chinese curse”: “May you live in interesting times”
  • Sailing To Byzantium by Robert Silverberg:“He that is in the dance, must needs dance on, though he do but hop”.
  • Asimov: “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic…”
  • “Fuck every cause that ends in murder and children crying” — Iain Banks, 1954-2013
  • “Tko se dima ne nadimi, taj se vatre ne nagrije” (eng. to get warm from the fire, you must suffer the smoke.)
  • “Burrasca furiusa prestu passa.” (eng. A furious storm passes quickly.)
  • “Una bedda jurnata nun fa stati.” (eng. One beautiful day doesn't make a summer.)
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  • Last modified: 2013-10-06 18:16
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