I don't believe in astrology. I'm a Sagittarian and we're very sceptical.
Arthur C. Clarke
I don't differentiate much, except in degree, between people who believe in religion from
those who believe in astrology, magic or the supernatural.
A touchstone to determine the actual worth of an "intellectual" - find out how he feels about
Robert A. Heinlein
Anyone can be a millionaire, but to become a billionaire you need an astrologer.
J. P. Morgan
If the people were a little more ignorant, astrology would flourish.
Robert G. Ingersoll
The vast majority, who believe in astrology and think that the planets have nothing better to
do than form a code that will tell them whether tomorrow is a good day to close a business
deal or not, become all the more excited and enthusiastic about the bilge when a group of
astronomers denounces it.
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are born at a given moment, in a given place and, like vintage years of wine, we have the
qualities of the year and of the season of which we are born. Astrology does not lay claim to
It may be that the old astrologers had the truth exactly reversed, when they believed that
the stars controlled the destinies of men. The time may come when men control the destinies
Arthur C. Clarke
Astrology furnishes a splendid proof of the contemptible subjectivity of men. It refers the
course of celestial bodies to the miserable ego: it establishes a connection between the
comets in heaven and squabbles and rascalities on earth.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother.
These daughters have too long dominated the earth.
A physician without a knowledge of astrology has no right to call himself a physician.
About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of
possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost
everybody has a palm.
The starry vault of heaven is in truth the open book of cosmic projection.
The only function of economic forecasting is to make astrology look respectable.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Who needs astrology? The wise man gets by on fortune cookies.
Astrology: do we make a hullabaloo among the stars, or do they make a hullabaloo down
A mind is accustomed to mathematical deduction, when confronted with the faulty
foundations of astrology, resists a long, long time, like an obstinate mule, until compelled by
beating and curses to put its foot into that dirty puddle.
All anyone can see in a birthchart are tendencies that will become facts if he does not do
something to alter them.
Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy; but after a war it seems
more like astrology.
A child is born on that day and at that hour when the celestial rays are in mathematical
harmony with his individual karma.
I don't believe in astrology. The only stars I can blame for my failures are those that walk
about the stage.
Astrology is one of the earliest attempts made by man to find the order hidden behind or
within the confusing and apparent chaos that exists in the world.
Astrology is a language. If you understand this language, the sky speaks to you.
A wise man shall overrule his stars, and have a greater influence upon his own content than
all the constellations and planets of the firmament.