Ankor Jael

Quotes (Authored)

Any dogma, primarily based on faith and emotionalism, is a dangerous weapon to use on others, since it is almost impossible to guarantee that the weapon will never be turned on the user.

  • Isaac Asimov, Ankor Jael
    • Foundation
      • p. 155 ("The Foundation Trilogy", Easton Press, 2003)

    "Mallow, you've put on a beautiful show, so don't spoil it by jumping too high. You can't seriously consider running for mayor. Mob enthusiasm is a powerful thing, but it's notoriously fickle."

    "Exactly!" said Mallow, grimly, "so we must coddle it, and the best way to do that is to continue the show."

  • Isaac Asimov, Ankor Jael, Homer Mallow
    • Foundation
      • p. 161 ("The Foundation Trilogy", Easton Press, 2003)