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H.G. Wells Quotes

(1866-1946), British-born American Author

Humanity either makes, or breeds, or tolerates all its afflictions.

Category: Adversity

Advertising is legalized lying.

Category: Advertising

Cycle tracks will abound in Utopia.

Category: Bicycles

Adapt or perish, now as ever, is Nature's inexorable imperative.

Category: Change

Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community.

Category: Crime And Criminals

Cynicism is humor in ill health.

Category: Cynics And Cynicism

The science hangs like a gathering fog in a valley, a fog which begins nowhere and goes nowhere, an incidental, unmeaning inconvenience to passers-by.

Category: Economy And Economics

Biologically the species is the accumulation of the experiments of all its successful individuals since the beginning.

Category: Evolution

Go away...I'm alright.

Category: Famous Last Words

It is possible to believe that all the past is but the beginning of a beginning, and that all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn. It is possible to believe that all the human mind has ever accomplished is but the dream before the awakening.

Category: Future

The path of social advancement is, and must be, strewn with broken friendships.

Category: Getting Ahead

One of the darkest evils of our world is surely the unteachable wildness of the Good.

Category: Goodness

The doctrine of the Kingdom of Heaven, which was the main teaching of Jesus, is certainly one of the most revolutionary doctrines that ever stirred and changed human thought.

Category: Heaven

Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.

Category: History And Historians

Human history in essence is the history of ideas.

Category: History And Historians