Born: December 16, 1917
Birthplace: Minehead, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 19, 2008
Occupation: Author, Futurist, and Inventor
Profile: One of the world's best-selling authors of science fiction. Best known for 2001: A Space Odyssey. Knighted in 1988.
Number of Quotes: 2
The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale.
The dinosaurs disappeared because they could not adapt to their changing environment. We shall disappear if we cannot adapt to an environment that now contains spaceships, computers and thermonuclear weapons.