Quotes by Arthur C Clarke

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“This is the first age that’s ever paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.”

“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.”

“I would defend the liberty of consenting adult creationists to practice whatever intellectual perversions they like in the privacy of their own homes; but it is also necessary to protect the young and innocent. ”

“The best measure of a man’s honesty isn’t his income tax return. It’s the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.”

“I don’t believe in God but I’m very interested in her. ”

“When a distinguished but elderly scientist states that something is possible, he is almost certainly right. When he states that something is impossible, he is very probably wrong.”

“all human plans [are] subject to ruthlesss revision by Nature, or Fate, or whatever one preferred to call the powers behind the Universe”

and finally…..

“How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.”

Arthur C Clarke

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