Jules Verne

Jules Verne

was a French author who pioneered the science fiction genre
The sole precoccupation of this learned society was the destruction of humanity for philanthropic reasons and the perfection of weapons as instruments of civilization.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
On the surface of the ocean, men wage war and destroy each other; but down here, just a few feet beneath the surface, there is a calm and peace, unmolested by manMore Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Captain Nemo pointed to this prodigious heap of shellfish, and I saw that these mines were genuinely inexhaustible, since nature's creative powers are greater than man's destructive instincts.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is no more sagacious animal than the Icelandic horse. He is stopped by neither snow, nor storm, nor impassable roads, nor rocks, glaciers, or anything. He is courageous, sober, and surefooted. He never makes a false step, never shies. If there is a river or fjord to cross (and we shall meet with many) you will see him plunge in at once, just as if he were amphibious, and gain the opposite bank.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Wherever he saw a hole he always wanted to know the depth of it. To him this was important.More Jules Verne quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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