The captain, thinking over this event afterward, realized that by his own lifelong standards he had a crew composed entirely of lunatics, with himself well to the front in degree of aberration; but he was fairly sure that this particular form of insanity was going to be useful.
Chapter 9 (Mission of Gravity (1954))
No one likes to be watched constantly by someone he can’t see.Hal Clement
What’s the use of a high school education if you can’t recall it when needed later on?Hal Clement
Maybe we’ve been taking nova precautions for a red dwarf.Hal Clement