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  • #1
    Frank Herbert
    “The truth always carries the ambiguity of the words used to express it.”
    Frank Herbert, God Emperor of Dune

  • #2
    Frank Herbert
    “Absolute power does not corrupt absolutely, absolute power attracts the corruptible.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #3
    Frank Herbert
    “There is no real ending. It’s just the place where you stop the story.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #4
    Frank Herbert
    “I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it has gone past I will turn the inner eye to see its path. Where the fear has gone there will be nothing. Only I will remain.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune

  • #5
    Frank Herbert
    “Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune

  • #6
    Frank Herbert
    “A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #7
    Frank Herbert
    “What do you despise? By this are you truly known.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune

  • #8
    Frank Herbert
    “Empires do not suffer emptiness of purpose at the time of their creation. It is when they have become established that aims are lost and replaced by vague ritual.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune Messiah

  • #9
    Frank Herbert
    “Governments, if they endure, always tend increasingly toward aristocratic forms. No government in history has been known to evade this pattern. And as the aristocracy develops, government tends more and more to act exclusively in the interests of the ruling class -- whether that class be hereditary royalty, oligarchs of financial empires, or entrenched bureaucracy.”
    Frank Herbert, Children of Dune

  • #10
    Frank Herbert
    “There is no escape—we pay for the violence of our ancestors.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune

  • #11
    Frank Herbert
    “The mystery of life isn't a problem to solve, but a reality to experience.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune
    tags: dune

  • #12
    Frank Herbert
    “Seek freedom and become captive of your desires. Seek discipline and find your liberty.”
    Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

  • #13
    Frank Herbert
    “If wishes were fishes, we'd all cast nets.”
    Frank Herbert, The Dune Storybook

  • #14
    Frank Herbert
    “Nature does not make mistakes. Right and wrong are human categories.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #15
    Frank Herbert
    “Education is no substitute for intelligence.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #16
    Frank Herbert
    “A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that the balances are correct. ”
    Frank Herbert

  • #17
    Frank Herbert
    “The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #18
    Frank Herbert
    “He who controls the spice controls the universe.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune

  • #19
    Frank Herbert
    “What do such machines really do? They increase the number of things we can do without thinking. Things we do without thinking-there’s the real danger.”
    Frank Herbert

  • #20
    Frank Herbert
    “Show me a completely smooth operation and I'll show you someone who's covering mistakes. Real boats rock.”
    Frank Herbert, Chapterhouse: Dune

  • #21
    Frank Herbert
    “To know a thing well, know it's limits; Only when pushed beyond it's tolerance will it's true nature be seen.
    -The Amtal Rule”
    Frank Herbert, Children of Dune
    tags: amtal

  • #22
    Frank Herbert
    “Hope clouds observation.”
    Frank Herbert, Dune
    tags: dune

  • #23
    Dr. Seuss
    “Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
    Dr. Seuss

  • #24
    Albert Einstein
    “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
    Albert Einstein

  • #25
    Mahatma Gandhi
    “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
    Mahatma Gandhi

  • #26
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    “A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  • #27
    Albert Camus
    “Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”
    Albert Camus

  • #28
    “Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”
    Narcotics Anonymous

  • #29
    Albert Camus
    “Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.”
    Albert Camus

  • #30
    Albert Camus
    “There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide. Judging whether life is or is not worth living amounts to answering the fundamental question of philosophy. All the rest — whether or not the world has three dimensions, whether the mind has nine or twelve categories — comes afterwards. These are games; one must first answer.”
    Albert Camus
    tags: life



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