Jules Verne

Jules Verne

was a French author who pioneered the science fiction genre
It is a great misfortune to be alone, my friends; and it must be believed that solitude can quickly destroy reason.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The resolutions passed at the last meeting produced a great effect out of doors. Timid people took fright at the idea of a shot weighing 20,000 pounds being launched into space; they asked what cannon could ever transmit a sufficient velocity to such a mighty mass.More Jules Verne quotes [09/27/2011 10:09:11]
Nothing is more dreadful than private duels in America. The two adversaries attack each other like wild beasts. Then it is that they might well covet those wonderful properties of the Indians of the prairies - their quick intelligence, their ingenious cunning, their scent of the enemy.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The moon, by her comparative proximity, and the constantly varying appearances produced by her several phases, has always occupied a considerable share of the attention of the inhabitants of the earth.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I looked on, I thought, I reflected, I admired, in a state of stupefaction not altogether unmingled with fear!More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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