Cyril M. Kornbluth

American science fiction author (1923-1958)

Cyril M. Kornbluth (July 2, 1923 – March 21, 1958) was an American science fiction author.

For novels and stories co-written with Frederik Pohl, see Frederik Pohl's Wikiquote page

Quotes Edit

Not This August (1955) Edit

All page numbers from the first mass market paperback edition, published by Bantam Books (Catalogue number A1492)
Nominated for the 1956 Hugo Award
  • Of course, I shouldn’t be telling you state secrets, but I've noticed at home that a state secret is something known to everybody who makes more than fifty thousand a year and to nobody who makes less.
    • Chapter 1 (pp. 9-10)
  • God help the human race if you thugs are its fighters for liberty.
    • Chapter 17 (p. 127)

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