110+ L. Ron Hubbard Quotes (Scientology, Fiction And Philosophy)
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- You don't get rich writing science fiction. If you want to get rich, you start a religion.
- Freedom is for honest people. No man who is not himself honest can be free – he is his own trap.
- What is true for you is what you have observed yourself. And when you lose that, you have lost everything.
- Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.
- Nothing in Scientology is true for you unless you have observed it and it is true according to your observation
- Scientology is the only specific (cure) for radiation (atomic bomb) burns.
- They smell of all the baths they didnt take. The trouble with China is, there are too many chinks here.
- The test of true competence is the end result.
- I like to help others and count it as my greatest pleasure in life to see a person free himself of the shadows which darken his days.
- I have seen life from the top down and the bottom up. I know how it looks both ways. And I know there is wisdom and that there is hope.
L. Ron Hubbard Short Quotes
- True greatness depends on total wisdom. The real lesson is to learn to love.
- There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there.
- And that is my wish for you: flourish and prosper!
- A person is either the effect of his environment or is able to have an effect upon his environment.
- Dreams, goals, ambitions - these are the stuff man uses for fuel.
- It is in your power to point the way to a less dangerous and happier life.
- I am a writer of the textbooks of scientology.
- Tolerance is a good cornerstone on which to build human relationships.
- On the day when we can fully trust each other, there will be peace on Earth.
- In a culture, manners are the lubrication that ease the frictions of social contacts.
L. Ron Hubbard Famous Quotes And Sayings
It was my responsibility that this world got itself an atom bomb, because there were only a handful of nuclear physicists in the thirties - only a handful. And we were all beating the desk and saying "How wonderful it will be if we discover atomic fission." — L. Ron Hubbard
Advanced Courses [in Scientology] are the most valuable service on the planet. Life insurance, houses, cars, stocks, bonds, college savings, all are transitory and impermanent... There is nothing to compare with Advanced Courses. They are infinitely valuable and transcend time itself. — L. Ron Hubbard
For nearly a quarter of a century, I have been engaged in the investigation of the fundamentals of life, the material universe and human behavior. Such an adventure leads one down many highways, through many byroads, into many back alleys of uncertainty, through many strata of life... — L. Ron Hubbard
True greatness merely refuses to change in the face of bad actions against one—and a truly great person loves his fellows because he understands them. — L. Ron Hubbard
A workman is not just a workman. A laborer is not just a laborer. An office worker is not just an office worker. They are living, breathing, important pillars on which the entire structure of our civilization is erected. They are not cogs in a mighty machine. They are the machine itself. — L. Ron Hubbard
The ultimate freedom depends on knowing the ultimate Truth. Truth is not what people say it is, it is what it is. And Truth, quite remarkably, sets one free, just like philosophers have said down the ages. — L. Ron Hubbard
Unethical conduct is actually the conduct of destruction and fear; lies are told because one is afraid of the consequences should one tell the truth; thus, the liar is inevitably a coward, the coward is inevitably a liar. — L. Ron Hubbard
A Venezuelan dictator once decided to stop leprosy. He saw that most lepers in his country were also beggars. By the simple expedient of collecting and destroying all the beggars in Venezuela an end was put to leprosy in that country. — L. Ron Hubbard
You're here so you're a Scientologist. Now we're going to make you into an expert auditor no matter what happens. We'd rather have you dead than incapable. — L. Ron Hubbard
Now it's of peculiar interest to an Arab country that there is a company and a certain set of bankers who also finance the World Federation of Mental Health. ...and we see that although the KGB and so forth seems to be associated with the World Federation of Mental Health, their other organization in action seems to go back to Jewish Bankers. — L. Ron Hubbard
I'll not always be here on guard. The stars twinkle in the Milky Way and the wind sighs for songs across the empty fields of a planet a Galaxy away. You won't always be here. But before you go, whisper this to your sons and their sons - "The work was free. Keep it so. — L. Ron Hubbard
All disturbance and chaos folds up in the teeth of truth. Dont ever try to stop truth. Its the only thing that can go through 16-inch armor plate. — L. Ron Hubbard
Arthritis vanishes, myopia gets better, heart illness decreases, asthma disappears, stomachs function properly and the whole catalogue of illnesses goes away and stays away. — L. Ron Hubbard
God was feeling sardonic the day He created the Universe. So it's rather up to at least one man every few centuries to pop up and come just as close to making him swallow his laughter as possible. — L. Ron Hubbard
A philosophy can only be a route to knowledge. It cannot be knowledge crammed down one's throat. If one has a route, he can then find what is true for him. And that is Scientology. — L. Ron Hubbard
Change no man’s religion, change no man’s politics, interrupt the sovereignty of no nation. Instead, teach Man to use what he has and what he knows to the factual creation, within any political reference, of a civilization on Earth for the first time. — L. Ron Hubbard
So one predicts the future as much as one is cause. The future isn't a pattern laid out to abuse and bully you. The future is a beautiful playground that nobody happens to be combining. You talk about virgin territory - the most virgin territory there is, is the future. You can do anything you want with it. Nobody is doing anything with it. — L. Ron Hubbard
Scientology is the science of knowing how to know answers. It is a wisdom in the tradition of ten thousand years of search in Asia and Western civilization. It is the Science of Human Affairs which treats the livingness and beingness of Man and demonstrates to him a pathway to greater freedom. — L. Ron Hubbard
People attack Scientology, I never forget it, always even the score. People attack auditors, or staff, or organisations, or me. I never forget until the slate is clear. — L. Ron Hubbard
You want to raise your child in such a way that you don't have to control him, so that he will be in full possession of himself at all times. Upon that depends his good behavior, his health, his sanity. — L. Ron Hubbard
The DEFENSE of anything is UNTENABLE. The only way to defend anything is to ATTACK, and if you ever forget that, then you will lose every battle you are ever engaged in, whether it is in terms of personal conversation, public debate, or a court of law. NEVER BE INTERESTED IN CHARGES. DO, yourself, much MORE CHARGING, and you will WIN. — L. Ron Hubbard
Never discuss Scientology with the critic. Just discuss his or her crimes, known and unknown. — L. Ron Hubbard
To be happy, one only must be able to confront, which is to say, experience, those things that are. Unhappiness is only this the inability to confront that which is. — L. Ron Hubbard
All men have inalienable rights to think freely, to talk freely, to write freely their own opinions and to counter or utter or write upon the opinions of others. — L. Ron Hubbard
Man thrives, oddly enough, only in the presence of a challenging environment. — L. Ron Hubbard
I'm drinking lots of rum and popping pinks and greys. — L. Ron Hubbard
The evolution of knowledge is toward simplicity, not complexity. — L. Ron Hubbard
Learn to write when you would rather sleep. Learn to exercise this gift of language when no conscious portion of your wits can vibrate anything but worry. Learn to write so, my son, and you can call yourself a writer. — L. Ron Hubbard
Truth is an all-freeing mechanism. — L. Ron Hubbard
You may have been taught that the mind (the spirit, the brain) is a very difficult thing to know about. This is the first principle of Scientology: It is possible to know about the mind, the spirit and life. — L. Ron Hubbard
The curve of imagination, the curve of brilliance and the curve of sanity are identical curves or at least similar curves... The more imagination a person has, why, the more intelligence, the more knowingness he has and the saner he's going to be. — L. Ron Hubbard
The purpose of [a lawsuit] is to harass and discourage rather than to win. The law can be used very easily to harass, and enough harassment on somebody who is simply on the thin edge anyway, well knowing that he is not authorized, will generally be sufficient to cause his professional decease. If possible, of course, ruin him utterly. — L. Ron Hubbard
The first principle of my own philosophy is that wisdom is meant for anyone who wishes to reach for it. It is the servant of commoner and king alike and should never be regarded with awe. — L. Ron Hubbard
A good Dianetic auditor can take a broken-down, sorrow-drenched lady of thirty-eight and knock out her past periods of physical and mental pain and have on his hands somebody who appears to be twenty-five-and a bright, cheerful twenty-five at that. — L. Ron Hubbard
Ideas and not battles mark the forward progress of mankind. — L. Ron Hubbard
Understanding has very specific component parts. These component parts are affinity, reality and communication. — L. Ron Hubbard
One of the ways you learn about life is to associate with people. — L. Ron Hubbard
The goal of Scientology is making the individual capable of living a better life in his own estimation and with his fellows and the playing of a better game. — L. Ron Hubbard
To really know life you've got to be part of life. You must get down and look, you must get into the nooks and crannies of existence. You have to rub elbows with all kinds and types of men before you can finally establish what he is. — L. Ron Hubbard
It requires real strength to love Man. And to love him despite all invitations to do otherwise, all provocations and all reasons why one should not. — L. Ron Hubbard
Works of art are viewed by people. They are heard by people. They are felt by people. They are not just the fodder of a close-knit group of initiates. They are the soul food of all people. — L. Ron Hubbard
One of the great truths of Scientology is that increased awareness is the only factor which offers any road out. That is an awfully simple truth, but you'll find out that people don't know that. They think that less awareness is the road out - and that is the road down into the basement. — L. Ron Hubbard
Not smoking enough will cause lung cancer! If anybody is getting a cancerous activity in the lung, the probabilities are that it's radiation dosage coupled with the fact that he smokes. — L. Ron Hubbard
Writing for a penny a word is ridiculous. If a man wanted to make a million dollars, the best way would be to start his own religion. — L. Ron Hubbard
The only time anyone has ever gotten into serious trouble was when he decided he could do nothing about something. — L. Ron Hubbard
When you move off a point of power, pay all your obligations on the nail, empower all your friends completely and move off with your pockets full of artillery, potential blackmail on every erstwhile rival, unlimited funds in your private account and the addresses of experienced assassins and go live in Bulgravia and bribe the police. — L. Ron Hubbard
The very nature of the Chinaman holds him back. If his fellow should fall, John thinks it quite proper that he stamp on the underdogs face. — L. Ron Hubbard
If you want to make a little money, write a book. If you want to make a lot of money, create a religion. — L. Ron Hubbard
Communication is the universal solvent. — L. Ron Hubbard
Maintain silence in the presence of birth to save both the sanity of the mother and the child and safeguard the home to which they will go. — L. Ron Hubbard
A political system seeking to function amongst ignorant, illiterate and barbaric people could have marvelous principles but could only succeed in being ignorant, illiterate and barbaric unless one addressed the people one by one and cured the ignorance, illiteracy and barbarism of each citizen. — L. Ron Hubbard
Being competent means the ability to control and operate the things in the environment and the environment itself. — L. Ron Hubbard
This [Scientology] is useful knowledge. With it the blind again see, the lame walk, the ill recover, the insane become sane and the sane become saner. By its use the thousand abilities Man has sought to recover become his once more. — L. Ron Hubbard
The alleviation of the condition of insanity has also been accomplished now. — L. Ron Hubbard
You are only three or four hours from taking your glasses off for keeps. — L. Ron Hubbard
You can get a much better fee - I tell you as auditors quite frankly - it's much easier to get a great deal of money out of somebody who's on a down spiral into becoming MEST than it is to get money out of somebody who is going on an up spiral toward becoming theta. — L. Ron Hubbard
Despite the amount of suffering, pain, misery, sorrow and travail which can exist in life, the reason for existence is the same reason as one has to play a game-interest, contest, activity and possession. The truth of this assertion is established by an observation of the elements of games and then applying these elements to life itself. — L. Ron Hubbard
The way to happiness is a high-speed road to those who know where the edges are. — L. Ron Hubbard
Scientology is used to increase spiritual freedom, intelligence, ability and to produce immortality. — L. Ron Hubbard
The wise man tests before he talks. The critic but follows the fad of a cynical and apathetic age. — L. Ron Hubbard
The third principle is that any philosophic knowledge is only valuable if it is true or if it works. — L. Ron Hubbard
Leukemia is evidently psychosomatic in origin and at least eight cases of leukemia had been treated successfully by Dianetics after medicine had traditionally given up. The source of leukemia has been reported to be an engram containing the phrase 'It turns my blood to water.' — L. Ron Hubbard
Lifes light. Life is light. You can make light do anything you want to. Photography means 'light writing'. — L. Ron Hubbard
When you can be your own best audience and when your applause is the best applause you know of, youre in good shape. — L. Ron Hubbard
In North Africa they had the Arab with the gun and whip, but he could force people to do things ... and he accomplished a tremendous amount of extermination, but he certainly didn't advance that civilization very much. — L. Ron Hubbard
Moses and the crooked snake... that turned into a stuck, that was actually a disintegrator pistol. — L. Ron Hubbard
Personnel and their capacity for work on their exact jobs is the basic key to income and success. — L. Ron Hubbard
Inaction and indecision in the present is because of fear of consequences of the future. — L. Ron Hubbard
Now, get this as a technical fact, not a hopeful idea. Every time we have investigated the background of a critic of Scientology, we have found crimes for which that person or group could be imprisoned under existing law. We do not find critics of Scientology who do not have criminal pasts. — L. Ron Hubbard
The way out is the way through. — L. Ron Hubbard
If attacked on some vulnerable point by anyone or anything or any organization, always find or manufacture enough threat against them to cause them to sue for peace. — L. Ron Hubbard
All great cathedrals began their building by the placement of a single stone. The building unit of a great society is the individual. — L. Ron Hubbard
The last Martian report station on Earth was established in the Pyrenees. — L. Ron Hubbard
The mind when it has an old experience will add that data into its current experience, and it keeps coming up with wrong answers. — L. Ron Hubbard
We're not playing some minor game in Scientology. It isn't cute or something to do for lack of something better. The whole agonized future of this planet, every Man, Woman and Child on it, and your own destiny for the next endless trillions of years depend on what you do here and now with and in Scientology. — L. Ron Hubbard
Affection can no more spoil a child than the sun could be put out by a bucket of gasoline. — L. Ron Hubbard
Scientology...is not a religion. — L. Ron Hubbard
Your potentialities are a great deal better than anyone ever permitted you to believe. — L. Ron Hubbard
My own verse is usually free verse. The freer the better. — L. Ron Hubbard
In any event, any person from 2.0 down on the Tone Scale should not have, in any thinking society, any civil rights of any kind, because by abusing those rights he brings into being arduous and strenuous laws which are oppressive to those who need no such restraints. — L. Ron Hubbard
Boldness in itself is genius. — L. Ron Hubbard
A truly Suppressive Person or group has no rights of any kind and actions taken against them are not punishable. — L. Ron Hubbard
Religious tolerance does not mean one cannot express his own beliefs. It does mean that seeking to undermine or attack the religious faith and beliefs of another has always been a short road to trouble. — L. Ron Hubbard
The sudden and abrupt deletion of all individuals occupying the lower bands of the Tone Scale from the social order would result in an almost instant rise in the cultural tone and would interrupt the dwindling spiral into which any society may have entered. — L. Ron Hubbard
You may have noticed that society is rapidly going downhill. Inflation, lack of fuel and even war cast deep shadows over the world. And the most serious part of this is that drugs, both medical and street drugs, have disabled a majority of those who could have handled it, including the political leaders, and have even paralyzed the coming generations. — L. Ron Hubbard
So we listen. We add up associations of people with people. When a push against Scientology starts somewhere, we go over the people involved and weed them out. Push vanishes. — L. Ron Hubbard
If anyone is getting industrious trying to enturbulate [sic] or stop Scientology or its activities, I can make Captain Bligh look like a Sunday-school teacher. There is probably no limit on what I would do to safeguard Man's only road to freedom against persons who ... seek to stop Scientology or hurt Scientologists. — L. Ron Hubbard
What are your goals? Where are you going? Why are you here? What are you? Scientology has answers to these questions, good answers that are true, answers that work for you. For the subject matter of Scientology is you. — L. Ron Hubbard
The way to happiness requires that one set a good example for others. — L. Ron Hubbard
The differences between a competent person and an incompetent person are demonstrated in his environment (surroundings). — L. Ron Hubbard
Life Lessons by L. Ron Hubbard
- L. Ron Hubbard taught that life is about learning and growing, and that it is important to take responsibility for one's own actions and decisions.
- He also emphasized the importance of understanding and accepting one's own feelings and emotions, as well as those of others.
- Finally, Hubbard believed that it is essential to find meaning and purpose in life, and to strive for personal growth and development.
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