November 3, 2016

Damon Knight Quotes

“Driving down the wrong road and knowing it, The fork years behind, how many have thought To pull up on the shoulder and leave the car Empty, strike out across the fields; and how many Are still mazed among dock and thistle, Seeking the road they should have taken?”

“If you are miserable and ill, I can understand why you would not want to live a long time. But if you are happy and productive, why not? Why should people have to grow old and die?”

“Science fiction… means what we point to when we say it.”

“There are more riddles in a stone than in a philosopher’s head”