The Martian Chronicles. Fahrenheit 451. Dandelion Wine. Something Wicked This Way Comes. The Illustrated Man. I Sing The Body Electric. So many many more. The Illustrated Man affected me in a similar way, Warlord. I could read that book almost weekly and still enjoy it. Such a brilliant creative mind. R.I.P.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick
OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy
English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."