Ray Bradbury Quotes

Go to the edge of the cliff and jump off. Build your wings on the way down.

 
Context
This quotation is sometimes cited in criticism of programs or policies that the critic thinks have not been thought out fully or possible contingencies not considered. Many believe that this quotation illustrates the approach that should never be taken. Others argue that for most large enterprises or visions, this is the ONLY way to go about it for all contingencies can never be known in advance.
Citations

Ray Bradbury, 1920-2012, Fantasy & Science Fiction Writer, Brown Daily Herald, March 24, 1995

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Ray Bradbury
Ray Bradbury
  • Born: August 22, 1920
  • Died: June 5, 2012
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Writer

Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American author and screenwriter. He worked in a variety of genres, including fantasy, science fiction, horror, and mystery fiction.

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