Stranger In A Strange Land Quotes by Robert A. Heinlein, Martha Raddatz, Frederick Lenz, Richard Halliburton, Carson McCullers, Mary Church Terrell and many others.
There is no safety this side of the grave
I’ve never understood how God could expect His creatures to pick the one true religion by faith-it strikes me as a sloppy way to run a universe.
Democracy is a poor system of government at best; the only thing that can honestly be said in its favor is that it is eight times as good as any other method the human race has ever tried.
Like every living thing its prime characteristic is a blind, unreasoned instinct to survive.
I try so hard not to think that I am a stranger in a strange land. But I know that I stand out.
You are a stranger in a strange land. As an evolved person living in a relatively unevolved world, you are constantly subjected to a bombardment of seemingly endless negative vibrations emanating from those around you.
Goodness without wisdom always accomplishes evil.
We are born strangers in a strange land, and remain so. Travel simply reminds us of this essential truth. The transmission of a powerful story, one human to another, is an alchemical activity in which we are enlarged and changed.
Democracy’s worst fault is that its leaders are likely to reflect the faults and virtues of their constituents.
A great artist can look at an old woman, portray her exactly as she is … and force the viewer to see the pretty girl she used to be … more than that, he can make anyone with the sensitivity of an armadillo see that this lovely young girl is still alive
I never do anything I don’t want to do. Nor does anyone, but in my case I am always aware of it.
Once upon a time there was a Martian named Valentine Michael Smith.
IВґm a stranger in a strange land.
Faith strikes me as intellectual laziness.