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Larry Niven

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Larry Niven

Laurence van Cott Niven (born April 30, 1938) is an American science fiction author.

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  • "Everything starts as somebody's daydream."[1]
  • "Anything you don't understand is dangerous until you do understand it."[2]    
Simple: Things appear dangerous until you understand them.


  1. As quoted in Reader's Digest Quotable Quotes : Wit and Wisdom for All Occasions from America's Most Popular Magazine (1997) by Reader's Digest Association, p. 27
  2. "Flatlander" (1967), first published in If (March 1967)

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