Stanislav Lem

Stanislav Lem

Polish writer, philosopher, writer, futurist, one of the classics of modern fiction
Giese was an unemotional man, but then in the study of Solaris emotion is a hindrance to the explorer. Imagination and premature theorizing are positive disadvantages in approaching a planet where-as has become clear-anything is possible... The fact is that in spite of his cautious nature the scrupulous Giese more than once jumped to premature conclusions. Even when on their guard, human beings inevitably theorize.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Have it compose a poem -- a poem about a haircut! But lofty, noble, tragic, timeless, full of love, treachery, retribution, quiet heroism in the face of certain doom! Six lines, cleverly rhymed, and every word beginning with the letter s!More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Practically all SF is trash.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I do not like the way people use the more and more magnificent fruits of technology to their filthy deeds.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
...it is easy not to believe in monsters, considerably more difficult to escape their dread and loathsome clutches.More Stanislav Lem quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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