Specialization is for insects

A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.

Robert Heinlein, Time Enough For Love

HT Justin Owings


One Comment on “Specialization is for insects”

  1. Graham says:

    Thats awesome that y´all are reading Heinlein! You should check out For Us, The Living, so far it is one of my favorites. Hope alls well

    Love


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