Gene Roddenberry Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Gene Roddenberry quotes, Gene Roddenberry sayings, and Gene Roddenberry proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It isn't all over; everything has not been invented; the human adventure is just beginning. Gene Roddenberry
A man is happy so long as he choose to be happy. Gene Roddenberry
The glory of creation is in its infinite diversity. Gene Roddenberry
In faith, I do not love thee with mine eyes, for they in thee a thousand errors see. But 'tis my heart that loves what they despise, who in despite of view are please'd to dote. Shall I compare the to a summer's day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate. Gene Roddenberry
Greed is eternal Gene Roddenberry
Greed leads to misjudgment. And that can result in a loss of profits. Gene Roddenberry
Here in Vegas there's only one way to make sure you don't lose any money: the moment you step off the plane, you walk right into the propellers. Gene Roddenberry
Without trust, there's no friendship, no closeness. None of the emotional bonds that make us who we are. Gene Roddenberry
Not as such. However, even among humans, friendship is sometimes less an emotional response, and more a sense of... familiarity. Gene Roddenberry
Someone you can talk to. Who will be with you when you're lonely. Someone... someone who makes you feel better. Gene Roddenberry
To all mankind, may we never find space so vast, planets so cold, heart and mind so empty that... that we cannot fill them with love and warmth. Gene Roddenberry
The more they overthink the plumbing, the easier it is to stop up the drain. Gene Roddenberry
You mean the profanity? That's simply the way they talk here. Nobody pays attention to you unless you swear every other word. You'll find it in all the literature of the period. Gene Roddenberry
It's nearly impossible to defend against an assassin who's willing to die for his cause. Gene Roddenberry
But even in war, there are rules. You don't kill civilians indiscriminately. Gene Roddenberry
Well, among humans, it's, uh, meant to express warmth and love. Gene Roddenberry
Without trust, there's no friendship, no closeness. None of the emotional bonds that make us who we are. Gene Roddenberry
Friendship is sometimes less an emotional response, and more a sense of familiarity. Gene Roddenberry
Not many friendships last over two lifetimes. I wish we could have made it three. Gene Roddenberry
We don't believe in responding to violence with violence. Gene Roddenberry
A most logical use of violence, to punish the violent. We both know that I am prepared to die, but are you prepared to kill? Gene Roddenberry
You worry too much, Harry. It's turning you gray. Gene Roddenberry
He evolved; he embraced change, because he always wanted to be better than he was. Gene Roddenberry
I expected to make new friends. Knowing that you would outlive all your friends. Gene Roddenberry
The road... takes us to the rest of the universe, then it leads back here. An endless circle. Gene Roddenberry
I traveled the road many times, sat on the porch, played the games, been the dog, everything. I was even the scarecrow for a while. Gene Roddenberry
Evil does seek to maintain power by suppressing the truth. Gene Roddenberry
Differences sometimes scare people. I have learned that some of them use humor to hide their fear. Gene Roddenberry
There's a difference between surviving and living. Gene Roddenberry
Each man hides a secret pain. It must be exposed and reckoned with. It must be dragged from the darkness and forced into the light. Share your pain. Share your pain with me... and gain strength from the sharing. Gene Roddenberry