There were some things that only time could cure. Evil men could be destroyed, but nothing could be done with good men who were deluded.
They had not yet attained the stupefying boredom of omnipotence their experiments did not always succeed.
This is the first age that’s ever paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.
After their encounter on the approach to Jupiter, there would aways be a secret bond between them—not of love, but of tenderness, which is often more enduring.
As his body became more and more defenseless, so his means of offense became steadily more frightful.