“The Foundation is based on the idea that if you know the future, you can manipulate it to your advantage.” – Hari Seldon

“Hardly any encyclopedia would be worth printing, though many fools would insist on reading it.” – Hari Seldon

“Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.” – Salvor Hardin

“Never let your sense of morals get in the way of doing what’s right.” – Salvor Hardin

“The fall of Empire, gentlemen, is a massive thing, however, and not easily fought. It is dictated by a rising bureaucracy, a receding initiative, a freezing of caste, a damming of curiosity—a hundred other factors. It has been going on, as I have said, for centuries, and it is too majestic and massive a movement to stop.” – Hari Seldon

“The way we interpret and adapt to change will determine if we can truly build a future worth having.” – Hari Seldon

“The greatest power of the Foundation lies in the minds of its people.” – Hari Seldon

“The only way to solve any problem is to remove the cause.” – Salvor Hardin

“To succeed, planning alone is insufficient. One must improvise as well.” – Hari Seldon

“Fear is the most valuable commodity in the galaxy.” – Salvor Hardin

“A mentality that is aware of its inherent limitations, yet constantly striving to exceed them, is the key to progress.” – Hari Seldon

“We must move forward, not backward; upward, not forward; and always twirling, twirling, twirling towards freedom!” – Hari Seldon (satirical quote)

“The universe is governed by mathematical principles, and it is our duty to unravel and comprehend them.” – Hari Seldon EVERY DAY IS A BATTLE QUOTE

“A society can only be as advanced as the knowledge it possesses.” – Hari Seldon

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Hari Seldon

“Humanity’s greatest strength lies in its diversity and adaptability.” – Salvor Hardin

“The Foundation’s purpose is not to rule, but to guide and preserve knowledge.” – Hari Seldon

“Change is inevitable, but progress is a choice.” – Salvor Hardin

“We create our own destinies through our choices and actions.” – Hari Seldon

“The pursuit of knowledge is a lifelong endeavor with no endpoint.” – Hari Seldon

“A person’s worth is measured by their ability to contribute to society.” – Salvor Hardin

“In times of crisis, it is the duty of the strong to protect the weak.” – Salvor Hardin

“True power lies not in force, but in influencing others through knowledge and intellect.” – Hari Seldon

“History repeats itself because no one is listening the first time.” – Salvor Hardin