Elise Broach quotes

  • I went to the Hall of Fame with my dad. I can't say I really remember too much about it.

  • Like most parents, I've been stumped by homework, the big questions, such as: 'What is the point of geography - the pilot always knows where we are going?'. Answer: 'If you didn't know any geography, people would think you were an American, and you wouldn't be able to put them right because you wouldn't know where they live.'

  • God does not so much want us to do things as to let people see what He can do.

  • Science fiction is a field of writing where, month after month, every printed word implies to hundreds of thousands of people: 'There is change. Look, today's fantastic story is tomorrow's fact.

  • You can't help respecting anybody who can spell TUESDAY, even if he doesn't spell it right; but spelling isn't everything. There are days when spelling Tuesday simply doesn't count.

  • He gives me the hairy eyeball, and asks me to help him find his pancreas.

  • I knew that even if I was able to call for help, I was in a place so remote that it wasn't likely there would be anyone who could help me. And even if there were, it could take weeks.

  • You have to care for all beings created by God...My mission is to help any person in need.

  • You can't help the poor by being one of them.

  • You cannot help the poor man by destroying the rich.